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FreeBSD How to

How to configure a automatically native IPv6 connection on FreeBSD

First you need to install a DHCP client

Setup config for dhcp6c

Add the following

Add the following to /etc/rc.conf

Run the IPv6 startup script.

Now startup the client

To test the connection you should be able to ping XS4ALL.

You also might want to check out these posts for some more information:
How to use a PPPoE or PPPoA connection of XS4ALL on FreeBSD

How to configure IPv6 DHCP client for XS4ALL on FreeBSD

How to configure a IPv6 gateway for XS4ALL on FreeBSD

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FreeBSD How to

How to configure a manual native IPv6 connection on FreeBSD

Configuring a native IPv6 connection on FreeBSD with an already established connection on a router in the network is quite simple.

Add the following to /etc/rc.conf

Run the IPv6 startup script.

To test the connection you should be able to ping XS4ALL.

You also might want to check out these posts for some more information:
How to use a PPPoE or PPPoA connection of XS4ALL on FreeBSD

How to configure IPv6 DHCP client for XS4ALL on FreeBSD

How to configure a IPv6 gateway for XS4ALL on FreeBSD

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FreeBSD How to

How to configure a IPv6 gateway for XS4ALL on FreeBSD

You might first need these two manuals.

How to use a PPPoE or PPPoA connection of XS4ALL on FreeBSD

How to configure IPv6 DHCP client for XS4ALL on FreeBSD

Configuring your server as a router is quite simple.

First edit /etc/rc.conf and add the following

This configures IPv6 for your interface and tells it to function as a gateway.

Now setup the config for rtadvd so it will give out the right IP range. Edit /etc/rtadvd.conf

Now fire up a client connected to the LAN side on em0 and visit the following page to check if you are using IPv6:

https://www.xs4all.nl/klant/veiligheid/mijnip

Another useful page with information how to configure IPv6 on your server is in the FreeBSD handbook.

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FreeBSD How to

How to configure IPv6 DHCP client for XS4ALL on FreeBSD

For this installation you might be required to first establish the connection, check: How to use a PPPoE or PPPoA connection of XS4ALL on FreeBSD.

First you need to install a DHCP client

Setup config for dhcp6c

Add the following

Add the following to /etc/rc.conf

Now startup the client

As last set the default route

To test the connection you should be able to ping XS4ALL.