The Community Forums

Interact with an entire community of cPanel & WHM users!
  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

tcp6 on Freebsd

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by jackie46, Jun 14, 2006.

  1. jackie46

    jackie46 BANNED

    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2005
    Messages:
    537
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    On my Freebsd box, we have DUPLICATE ports listening, both tcp4 and tcp6 listening by default. Is tcp6 really necessary and is it ok to turn off in the kernel or in rc.conf????

    tcp6 0 0 *.21 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.21 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.26 *.* LISTEN
    tcp6 0 0 *.26 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.25 *.* LISTEN
    tcp6 0 0 *.25 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.3306 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.110 *.* LISTEN
    tcp6 0 0 *.110 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.995 *.* LISTEN
    tcp6 0 0 *.995 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.143 *.* LISTEN
    tcp6 0 0 *.143 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.993 *.* LISTEN
    tcp6 0 0 *.993 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.2084 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.6666 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.2096 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.2087 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.2083 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.80 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.443 *.* LISTEN
    tcp4 0 0 *.465 *.* LISTEN
    tcp6 0 0 *.465 *.* LISTEN
     
  2. chirpy

    chirpy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 15, 2002
    Messages:
    13,475
    Likes Received:
    20
    Trophy Points:
    38
    Location:
    Go on, have a guess
    If you're not using it, there's no need to run it, it's only wasting server resources.
     

Share This Page