IPv6 in LPCOpen example dc_freertos_webserver

Discussion created by lpcware Employee on Jun 15, 2016
Latest reply on Sep 2, 2019 by LAURIER Sebastien
Content originally posted in LPCWare by kmdewaal on Fri Jul 31 03:21:40 MST 2015
Hi all,

For a research project I needed IPv6 support on an LPC43xx board.
I could not find an IPv6 example application anywhere so I have now modified modified the LPCOpen example application dc_freertos_webserver.
This example application, as found on the LPCOpen server, has an old LWIP stack that supports only IPv4.
However, the latest LWIP from the git repository at http://savannah.nongnu.org/projects/lwip does have IPv6 support!

I have simply replaced the old LWIP with the latest LWIP and have now a working example with IPv6.
To make this work, I have made changes to the "glue layer" file lpc18xx_43xx_emac.c and to the application itself.
If this is useful for somebody I can make a zip file of the application and email it.

Kind regards,