IPv6 day non-participants

Jared Mauch jared at puck.nether.net
Thu Jun 9 19:21:09 UTC 2011

On Jun 9, 2011, at 3:03 PM, Joly MacFie wrote:

> Someone has told me that Microsoft "switched off IPv6" for the day. Is that
> true? To what extent?

I think this depends on the division.

their search (bing) folks turned it off.

% host www.bing.com.
www.bing.com is an alias for search.ms.com.edgesuite.net.
search.ms.com.edgesuite.net is an alias for a134.b.akamai.net.
a134.b.akamai.net has address
a134.b.akamai.net has address
a134.b.akamai.net has address

their gaming folks (xbox) left it on.

% host www.xbox.com.
www.xbox.com is an alias for www.gtm.xbox.com.
www.gtm.xbox.com is an alias for msxbwsd.vo.llnwd.net.
msxbwsd.vo.llnwd.net has address
msxbwsd.vo.llnwd.net has address
msxbwsd.vo.llnwd.net has IPv6 address 2607:f4e8:200:12:225:90ff:fe2a:9f9a
msxbwsd.vo.llnwd.net has IPv6 address 2607:f4e8:200:11:230:48ff:fed2:5022

(another view on the world)

2011-06-09.out:www.bing.com.|,,,,,,,||OK|Name or service not known|


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