where are all the IPv6 tools?
mwalter at 3z.net
Wed May 25 20:04:58 UTC 2011
We use the IPAM tool by 6connect.net, not sure if that is what you are looking for exactly?
From: chip [mailto:chip.gwyn at gmail.com]
Sent: Wednesday, May 25, 2011 3:40 PM
To: Kyle Duren
Cc: nanog at nanog.org
Subject: Re: where are all the IPv6 tools?
On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 3:29 PM, Kyle Duren <pixitha.kyle at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 11:54 AM, Jay Borkenhagen <jayb at braeburn.org> wrote:
>> I depend on a number of shell tools for manipulating IPv4 addresses,
>> CIDR blocks, etc. like:
>> I have not yet found much in terms of similar shell utilities for
>> IPv6. I've spoken to authors of some of these tools and they admit
>> they have not yet produced IPv6-capable versions. (Not trying to name
>> and shame: those tools are great, I just want more!)
>> Do folks here know of IPv6 tools that might provide some of the
>> functions the above tools provide for IPv4?
>> Jay B.
> I recommend IPv6gen.
> Very useful. Granted its not what you were asking for exactly....
> >From the site:
> "ipv6gen is tool which generates list of IPv6 prefixes of given length
> from certain prefix according to RFC 3531. (A Flexible Method for
> Managing the Assignment of Bits of an IPv6 Address Block)"
There's also "sipcalc" which has nothing to do with VOIP....
Just my $.02, your mileage may vary, batteries not included, etc....
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