5.1.9 IPv6 Support

5.1.9.1 Verifying System Support for IPv6
5.1.9.2 Configuring the MySQL Server to Permit IPv6 Connections
5.1.9.3 Connecting Using the IPv6 Local Host Address
5.1.9.4 Connecting Using IPv6 Nonlocal Host Addresses
5.1.9.5 Obtaining an IPv6 Address from a Broker

Support for IPv6 in MySQL includes these capabilities:

The following sections describe how to set up MySQL so that clients can connect to the server over IPv6.