Consumer Grade - IPV6 Enabled Router Firewalls.

John Jason Brzozowski john_brzozowski at cable.comcast.com
Sat Feb 27 14:58:27 CST 2010


Related to the comment below the latest release of the Apple Airport
Extremes and Time Capsules support IPv6 including prefix delegation and
stateful DHCPv6 on the WAN interface.

I am also working with Netgear and several others to ensure similar
functionality is supported.

John 


On 2/27/10 11:59 AM, "Frank Bulk" <frnkblk at iname.com> wrote:

> Heard from a D-Link product manager that code that supports DHCPv6-PD will
> be available in the next month or two.  I had asked about the DIR-615 and
> DIR-825, but he didn't mention which platform(s).
> 
> This is good news.
> 
> Frank
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alexandru Petrescu [mailto:alexandru.petrescu at gmail.com]
> Sent: Saturday, December 12, 2009 8:44 AM
> To: Mohacsi Janos
> Cc: nanog at nanog.org
> Subject: Re: Consumer Grade - IPV6 Enabled Router Firewalls.
> 
> Mohacsi Janos a écrit :
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Thu, 3 Dec 2009, Matthew Moyle-Croft wrote:
>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Mohacsi Janos wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> According to Apple the latest Apple Airport Extreme does support
>>>> DHCPv6 prefix delegation and native IPv6 uplink not only 6to4.
>>> Airports don't support DHCPv6 PD yet.   I'm led to believe that they
>>> may in the future from my Apple friends but not yet.
>> 
>> It does in a limited extent:
>> http://lists.apple.com/archives/Ipv6-dev/2009/Oct/msg00086.html
> 
> Not sure that is DHCPv6 PD (Prefix Delegation), the discussion doesn't
> seem to say so.  If it is it would be wonderful.
> 
>> I will check soon the hardware.
> 
> Great, please report, thanks,
> 
> Alex
> 
>> 
>> 
>> Best Regards,
>>     Janos Mohacsi
>> 
>> 
>> 
> 
> 
> 

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