Section: System Manager's Manual (8)
Updated: February 2008
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miredo-server - Teredo server for Unix
miredo-server [-c config_file] [-f] [-u user]
is an Unix daemon program which implements a Teredo server as specified
by the "Teredo: Tunneling IPv6 over UDP through NATs" Internet proposed
standard (RFC 4380).
A Teredo server is required for Teredo clients to setup their IPv6
connectivity through Teredo. A Teredo server must have two global
static subsequent IPv4 addresses. It receives packets from Teredo
clients and Teredo relays on UDP port 3544.
- -c config_file or --config config_file
Specify an alternate configuration file for Miredo instead of the
- -f or --foreground
Do not detach from the console. Run the program in the foreground.
- -h or --help
Display some help and exit.
- -u username or --user username
Override the user that the program will run as. By default, it runs as
- -V or --version
Display program version and license and exit.
privileges to create open a raw IPv6 socket that is used to emit ICMPv6
Echo Request packets. Once its initialization is complete, it will
setgid, chroot into an empty directory and ultimately
setuid (see option -u), so as to decrease the system's
exposure to potential security issues.
SIGHUP Force a reload of the daemon.
SIGINT, SIGTERM Shutdown the daemon.
SIGUSR1, SIGUSR2 Do nothing, might be used in future
The default configuration file.
The process-id file.
miredo-server.conf(5), miredo(8), ipv6(7)
Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab dot net>
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