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Date: 2007oct16
Keywords: turn off, IPv6
OS: Linux
Distro: RedHat/Fedora/CentOS

Q. How can I disable IPv6 on Linux?

A. Add this to your /etc/modprobe.conf file

# Turns off IPv6 option net-pf-10 off option ipv6 off
If you have RedHat or Fedora you way also want to remove the IPv6 firewall:
rpm --erase --nodeps iptables-ipv6

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