Question to Google

Mark Andrews marka at
Mon May 15 12:30:52 UTC 2017

In message <e7a248b9-61a7-5a8a-4af9-283fb5c29389 at>, "Marco Davids (Pr
ivate)" writes:
> Hi,
> Anyone knows why only have IPv4-adresses on their
> authoritative DNS?
> Are there any plans to fix this?
> --
> Marco

Lorenzo's reply to this statement

	Google isn't reachable.   There are no IPv6 servers for


	Unfortunately, every time we've looked at the data, the
	conclusion has been that it would cause unwarranted user
	impact. IIRC the most recent blocker was a major US ISP
	whose clients would experience breakage if even just one
	NS record was dual-stacked. It's not an infrastructure
	problem: the servers have supported IPv6 for years, and
	some zones like do have IPv6 NS records.

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