IPv6 Server Limitations

The following table lists the limitations for IPv6 support:

Table 1. IPv6 Support Limitations

Item

Limitation

Dual IP stacks

Control Manager only supports dual IP stacks. IPv6 support may not work properly if the IPv4 stack is removed.

IPv4 loopback interface

The IPv4 loopback interface is required. To verify that the TCP/IP software is working properly, ping 127.0.0.1.

Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2008 (or newer) is required for IPv6 support.

MCP agent

IPv6 support only works for MCP agents. It does not work for Control Manager 2.x agents.

IPv6 address format

The % character is not supported for IPv6 addresses.

Control Manager report

IPv6 addresses may not display correctly in pre-defined reports.