Solaris 11 ssh login delay when Microsoft DNS is in use

(Doc ID 1999677.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 11.2 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Using ssh to connect to a Solaris 11 server, there is a delay for the user login prompt and also the user password prompt.
ssh logins may fail with a "request timed out" error.

Changes

 Solaris 11.x has IPv6 support built into the operating system

Cause

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