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Configuring and Administering Oracle Solaris 11.1 Networks     Oracle Solaris 11.1 Information Library
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1.  Planning the Network Deployment

2.  Considerations When Using IPv6 Addresses

3.  Configuring an IPv4 Network

4.  Enabling IPv6 on the Network

5.  Administering a TCP/IP Network

6.  Configuring IP Tunnels

Overview of IP Tunnels

IP Tunnel Administration in Oracle Solaris 11

Types of Tunnels

Tunnels in the Combined IPv6 and IPv4 Network Environments

6to4 Tunnels

Topology of a 6to4 Tunnel

Packet Flow Through the 6to4 Tunnel

Considerations for Tunnels to a 6to4 Relay Router

Packet Flow Between a 6to4 Site and a Native IPv6 Site

Deploying Tunnels

Requirements for Creating Tunnels

Requirements for Tunnels and IP Interfaces

Tunnel Configuration and Administration With the dladm Command

dladm Subcommands

Configuring Tunnels (Task Map)

How to Create and Configure an IP Tunnel

How to Configure a 6to4 Tunnel

How to Configure a 6to4 Tunnel to a 6to4 Relay Router

How to Modify an IP Tunnel Configuration

How to Display an IP Tunnel's Configuration

How to Display an IP Tunnel's Properties

How to Delete an IP Tunnel

7.  IPv4 Reference

8.  IPv6 Reference


Chapter 6

Configuring IP Tunnels

This chapter contains descriptions of IP tunnels as well as procedures for configuring and maintaining tunnels in Oracle Solaris.