I am not able to ping the IPv6 address asigned to the interface on CentOS 5

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http://serverfault.com – I have assigned a stativ IPv6 address to eth2 interface and I am not able to ping it. Here is the configuration setup done in /etc/sysconfig/networking/device/ifcfg-eh2 Intel Corporation 82546EB Gigabit Ethernet Controller (Copper) DEVICE=eth2 BOOTPROTO=none HWADDR=00:11:0A:56:BB:68 ONBOOT=yes HOTPLUG=no DHCP_HOSTNAME=ipv6-http-ftp TYPE=Ethernet USERCTL=yes IPV6INIT=yes PEERDNS=no IPV6ADDR=2001:dbc0:0a0a:0101:0000:0000:0000:0300 IPV6_DEFAULTGW=2001:dbc0:0a0a:0101:0000:0000:0000:0001 IPV6_AUTOCONF=no ifconfig eth2 does show link local address it shows only global address. ifconfig eth2 eth (HowTos)