Going dual-stack, how do apps behave and what to do as an operator (Was: Apple Airport Extreme IPv6 problems?)
hannigan at gmail.com
Fri Sep 21 11:29:52 UTC 2007
On 9/21/07, Mark Andrews <Mark_Andrews at isc.org> wrote:
> In article <2d106eb50709202254q6f4ea4b7v6beda6deee5f7143 at mail.gmail.com> you write:
> >On 9/15/07, Jeroen Massar <jeroen at unfix.org> wrote:
> >> [spam: Check http://www.sixxs.net/misc/toys/ for an IPv6 Toy Gallery :)]
> >> Somewhat long, hopefully useful content follows...
> >> Barrett Lyon wrote:
> >> [..]
> >[ clip ]
> >> Of course when there is only a A or AAAA only that protocol will be
> >> used. All applications are supposed to use getaddrinfo() which sorts
> >> these addresses per the above specification, the app should then
> >> connect() to them in order, fail/timeout and try the next one till it
> >Since when is a timeout on the Internet ok? Haven't we moved beyond
> You mean to say you get 100% connectivity with IPv4?
I mean to say that I don't willingly set out to deliver < 100%.
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