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5.5. Configuring IPv6 Settings
IPv6settings, follow the procedure described in Section 5.4, “Configuring IPv4 Settings” and click the
- Ignore — Choose this option if you want to ignore
IPv6settings for this connection.Automatic — Choose this option to use SLAAC to create an automatic, stateless configuration based on the hardware address and router advertisements (RA).Automatic, addresses only — Choose this option if the network you are connecting to uses router advertisements (RA) to create an automatic, stateless configuration, but you want to assign
DNSservers manually.Automatic, DHCP only — Choose this option to not use RA, but request information from
DHCPv6directly to create a stateful configuration.Manual — Choose this option if you want to assign
IPaddresses manually.Link-Local Only — Choose this option if the network you are connecting to does not have a
DHCPserver and you do not want to assign
IPaddresses manually. Random addresses will be assigned as per RFC 4862 with prefix
- DNS servers — Enter a comma separated list of
DNSservers.Search domains — Enter a comma separated list of domain controllers.
If you need to configure static routes, click the Routes button and for more details on configuration options, see Section 4.3, “Configuring Static Routes with GUI”.