Howto Configure IPv6 Tunnel in Ubuntu
Connecting to the IPv6 Internet requires either a native connection or the cooperation of a friendly server to provide you with a tunnel.Tunnel Server Protocol Client (tspc), is a daemon to automate the setup and maintenance of an IPv6 tunnel. This client will connect to any migration broker which uses Hexago's implementation.
Install tspc in ubuntu
sudo aptitude install tspc
This will complete the installation.
You can get free IPv6 access form freenet6 register freenet6 account from here to obtain username and password.
The default configuration file is located at /etc/tsp/tspc.conf. Open file using a text editor using the following command
sudo gedit /etc/tsp/tspc.conf
You need to provide username, password and hostname registered at Freenet6
userid -- Yourid
passwd -- yourPassWord
server -- broker.freenet6.net
Search, userid, server, and passwd variable in file and set them as follows
Save and close the file. Restart tspc service using the following command
sudo /etc/init.d/tspc restart
Testing your IPv6 Connections
Use the following command to see your tunnel IPv6 address
Test IPv6 connectivity using the following command
View Google.com IPv6 Address using the following command
You can use the following commands to start and stop tunnel
sudo /etc/init.d/tspc stop
sudo /etc/init.d/tspc start