[OpenIndiana-discuss] ssh sessions timing out?
carlsonj at workingcode.com
Thu Oct 13 14:23:41 UTC 2011
Dan Swartzendruber wrote:
> The HW offload thing makes no sense for me to leave enabled, since this
> is a virtual machine :) Thanks for the tip. Before I go that far, I
> think I'll start with just disabling ipv6 and see...
Depending on the types of drivers involved, I believe that the hardware
offload options can actually tweak real hardware bits. There's often a
surprising amount of cooperation going on between a hypervisor and a
guest operating system.
But, sure, if you're not using it, removing the IPv6 address is a good
thing to try. (Note that you'll almost certainly want to leave the IPv6
loopback address alone. The v6 folks do a lot of compatibility testing
without external v6 addresses, but not without loopback.)
James Carlson 42.703N 71.076W <carlsonj at workingcode.com>
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