Ipv6 for the content provider

Antonio Querubin tony at lava.net
Wed Jan 26 13:17:08 CST 2011


On Wed, 26 Jan 2011, Charles N Wyble wrote:

> Do I just need to assign ip addresses to my servers, add AAAA records to
> my DNS server and that's it? I'm running PowerDNS for DNS, Apache for
> WWW. Postfix for SMTP.

Best to remove IP version dependencies in your configs.

If you are using name-based virtual hosting in Apache, convert:

   Listen a.b.c.d:80         ->  Listen 80
   <Virtualhost a.b.c.d:80>  ->  <Virtualhost *:80>

Use hard-coded IP addresses only where required for stuff like SSL-enabled 
webhosts.

In postfix just add to main.cf:

   inet_interfaces = all
   inet_protocols = all

And make sure your MX hostnames have AAAA RRs.


Antonio Querubin
e-mail/xmpp:  tony at lava.net




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