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List of ICMPv6 types

A list of the Internet Control Messaging Protocol version 6 (ICMPv6) types, as defined by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA).

Table 1. ICMPv6 typesThe IANA developed a standard that maps a set of integers onto ICMPv6 types. This table lists the ICMPv6 types and codes that the IANA defined, and maps them to the literal strings that are available in Vyatta NOS.
ICMPv6 Type Code Literal Description

1 - Destination unreachable

destination- unreachable

0

no-route

No route to destination

1

communication-prohibited

Communication with destination administratively prohibited

2

Beyond scope of source address

3

address-unreachable

Address unreachable

4

port-unreachable

Port unreachable

5

Source address failed ingress/egress policy

6

Reject route to destination

2 - Packet too big

0

packet-too-big

3 - Time exceeded

time-exceeded

0

ttl-zero-during-transit

Hop limit exceeded in transit

1

ttl-zero-during-reassembly

Fragment reassembly time exceeded

4 - Parameter problem

parameter-problem

0

bad-header

Erroneous header field encountered

1

unknown-header-type

Unrecognized Next Header type encountered

2

unknown-option

Unrecognized IPv6 option encountered

128 - Echo request

0

echo-request (ping)

Echo request

129 - Echo reply

0

echo-reply (pong)

Echo reply

133 - Router solicitation

0

router-solicitation

Router solicitation

134 - Router advertisement

0

router-advertisement

Router advertisement

135 - Neighbor solicitation

0

neighbor-solicitation (neighbour-solicitation)

Neighbor solicitation

136 - Neighbor advertisement

0

neighbor-advertisement (neighbour-advertisement)

Neighbor advertisement