FreeBSD's ping Integrates IPv6
mark at tinka.africa
Fri Jul 2 14:30:59 UTC 2021
On 7/2/21 16:22, Niels Bakker wrote:
> Yes, this broke some of my home network monitoring. Sadly there is no
> 'ping4' in the system, you have to add -4 to the commandline to return
> to the common BSD behaviour.
This is a good point, as it's the same reason I discovered this today. A
transient IPv6 issue on a specific host broke NTP, and when I tried to
ping the NTP time servers during troubleshooting, it hang for a while
because IPv6 was broken.
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