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Old 03 Sep 2016, 18:30
Justinphx Justinphx is offline
 
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IPv6 Ip's

How do I go about increasing field length in the database that stores IP's. I need to see the entire length of IPv6 IP's.

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Old 03 Sep 2016, 19:05
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A mixture between these threads should help you

http://www.vbulletin.org/forum/showthread.php?t=317596

http://www.vbulletin.org/forum/showthread.php?t=219711

http://tornevall.net/forum/forum/ark...-ipv6-support=
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Old 03 Sep 2016, 22:17
Justinphx Justinphx is offline
 
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Thanks Kevin L. Read through those threads and basically it seems vbulletin doesn't support Ipv6 and banning someone you need to using it is not really possible without rewriting a lot of code and db changes. My biggest issue is Vbulletin is banning members that have been with us for a long time and their IP changes to a Ipv6 and that makes no sense. So, basically a percentage of our members won't be able to access our site unless they go to a library or something.
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Old 04 Sep 2016, 16:47
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What do you mean by "doesnt support IPv6" ?

It cannot store them (unless you increase the field size) but you can still access and use it.

Some common field sizes have been changed in 4.2.4 (& 3.8.10).
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