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Windows 7 "warning: IPv6 protocol not available"

Ralph Dolmans
Mon Nov 20 12:29:44 CET 2017


Hi Jefferson,

Your specified IPv6 addresses are not valid, you can use the double
colons (::) only once in an address.

-- Ralph

On 20-11-17 10:40, Jefferson Carpenter via Unbound-users wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I'm trying to run an Unbound server on my PC for the purpose of
> accessing Namecoin's .bit domains.  Here's my full service.conf file:
> 
> # Unbound configuration file on windows.
> # See example.conf for more settings and syntax
> server:
>     # verbosity level 0-4 of logging
>     verbosity: 0
> 
>     # if you want to log to a file use
>     #logfile: "C:\unbound.log"
> 
>     # on Windows, this setting makes reports go into the Application log
>     # found in ControlPanels - System tasks - Logs
>     #use-syslog: yes
> 
>     do-not-query-localhost: no
>     domain-insecure: bit.
>     interface: fe80::9181:5322:6eee:5dd8::
>     access-control: fe80::9181:5322:6eee:5dd8::/80 allow
>     interface: 192.168.1.100
>     access-control: 192.168.1.0/8 allow
> stub-zone:
>     name: bit.
>     stub-addr: 192.168.1.2 at 5300
> 
> Having added the IPv6 "interface" and "access-control" lines, I am now
> getting the error "[1511170420] unbound.exe[3504:0] warning: IPv6
> protocol not available".
> 
> I'm running on Windows 7.
> 
> Any help would be appreciated.
> 
> Jefferson Carpenter