Re: v6 Avian Carriers?

GP Wooden graham at
Fri Apr 1 14:30:45 UTC 2011

I wonder on the carrier would survive a DoS attack ... 

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From: "Scott Morris" <swm at>
Date: Fri, Apr 1, 2011 9:01 am
Subject: v6 Avian Carriers?
To: <nanog at>

Mmm...  Good question.  Would it actually come back OUT in a
recognizable (de-encapsulated) manner?

I'll vote with packet loss, 'cause tunneling seems pretty gross.   ;)


On 4/1/11 2:41 PM, Sachs, Marcus Hans (Marc) wrote:
> I was wondering which April 1st this would happen on.   Now I know.  So if a v6 carrier swallows a v4 datagram does that count as packet loss or tunneling?
> Marc

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