This chapter provides information and commands concerning the following IPv6 topics:

Assigning IPv6 addresses to interfaces

Cisco Express Forwarding (CEF) and distributed CEF switching for IPv6

IPv6 and OSPFv3

Enabling OSPF for IPv6 on an interface

OSPFv3 and stub/NSSA areas

Enabling an OSPF for IPv6 area range

Enabling an IPv4 router ID for OSPFv3

Forcing an SPF calculation

Configuration example: OSPFv3

IPv6 tunnels: Manual overlay

Static routes in IPv6

Floating static routes in IPv6

Verifying and troubleshooting IPv6

IPv6 ping utility


For an excellent overview of IPv6, I strongly recommend you read Jeff Doyle’s book, Routing TCP/IP, Volume I, Second Edition.

Assigning IPv6 Addresses to Interfaces ...

Get CCNP BSCI Portable Command Guide now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.