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Removing IPv4 Completely from FreeBSD and Other Operating Systems

Accepted submission by canopic jug at 2019-01-18 09:08:44
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A Swiss VM hosting provider has a technical blog post about how to kill IPv4 completely on FreeBSD [ungleich.ch]. That is to say, turning it completely off, not just preferring IPv6. They then solicit concrete soutions describing, along with a proof of concept, how turn IPv4 completely off in other operating systems and allowing them to communicate with IPv6 only.

Earlier on SN:
Vint Cerf's Dream Do-Over: 2 Ways He'd Make the Internet Different [soylentnews.org] (2016)
You have IPv6. Turn it on. [soylentnews.org] (2016)
We've Killed IPv4! [soylentnews.org] (2014)


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