Apple Airport Extreme IPv6 problems?

Barrett Lyon blyon at
Sat Sep 15 18:19:30 UTC 2007

On Sep 15, 2007, at 11:01 AM, Rich Groves wrote:

> Are there any reliable stats on the number of 6in4 tunnel connects  
> after the Extreme was released ? I'm just wondering if this is  
> something that we as a community can easily track.
> Some DNS analysis at the provider I worked for in the past showed  
> the bulk of AAAA requests (to my surprise) were for Nintendo Wii  
> specific content (the weather app and news app) .  When the  
> Nintendo folk decide to do something more interesting and latency  
> sensitive this could be a real problem I suppose.

We removed AAAA on our production hosts shortly after we deployed it,  
our global v6 deployment goes production next week, at which time I  
may re-add the AAAA to limited production.  If we do this, I publish  
a report of the stats once I have more accurate figures.

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