IPv6 is supported on Screen OS 6.2 and higher. By default IPv6 is not enabled on the firewall.
To check if IPv6 is enabled do the following. Start a SSH or Telnet connection to the firewall. type:
If not enabled the result is
If enabled there is a line called:
To enable IPv6 type the following.
set envar ipv6=yes
reset save-config yes
The firewall is restarting. Now let’s check if everything works, do the same as above.
The firewall support IPv6 now. For more information about IPv6 and the Juniper Firewall see the documentation found here.
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