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Re: Bad performance when using IPv4 and IPv6 together

To: Brad Chapman <kakadu_croc@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Bad performance when using IPv4 and IPv6 together
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2001 15:37:55 +0200
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On Thu, Aug 16, 2001 at 05:28:41AM -0700, Brad Chapman wrote:

>       AFAIK, an IPv6-only network called the 6bone does exist; one of the
> coreteam members talked about it early on. Right now, though, the only two
> reasons why anyone would run IPv6 is to develop stuff using it (ip6tables)
> or to debug and test it.

6bone has been found to survive routing problems in the underlying IPv4
structure used to interconnect IPv6 islands rather well so some people
already (try to ...) rely on it.

  Ralf

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