[smokeping-users] IPv6 and Slaves
chris at uplogon.com
Wed Apr 22 17:54:28 CEST 2009
I was thinking the same thing, so i tried enabling IPv6 on the box. Got
a bunch of other errors when i tried to do that. Wish there was a way
to tell the slave to just ignore the fping6 probe all together.
Peter Kristolaitis wrote:
> "could not be run: ::1 address not found" is the key here; sounds like
> it's an issue of not having the ::1 address assigned to the lo0
> interface (or whatever your particular OS uses) more than an issue of
> not having fping6 installed.
> Chris Gotstein wrote:
>> We have just implemented IPv6 on one of our backbone connections. I
>> was able to setup IPv6 polling using fping6 on my master server, which
>> is the only server connected to the IPv6 backbone. My other 2 slaves
>> are on different backbone connections and do not have IPv6 access.
>> When i put in the fping6 probe, one my slaves will no longer start
>> up. This is the error i get:
>> Sent data to Server and got new config in response.
>> ERROR: fping ('/usr/local/sbin/fping6 -C 1 ::1') could not be run: ::1
>> address not found
>> at (eval 30) line 1
>> fping6 exists in that location, and i'm not using any of the slaves to
>> do the IPv6 polling. My other slave server starts up just fine and it
>> doesn't have an IPv6 connections as well. Any suggestions?
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