How to disable IPv6 address on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa - LinuxConfig.org

IPv6, Internet Protocol version 6 is the most recent version of the Internet Protocol (IP). It is a communications protocol which is used for identification and location for computers on networks. Its purpose it to route traffic across the Internet. This article will show you how to temporarily or permanently disable IPv6 on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa.
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