[Bug 451] New: new config-Option: IPv4or6

Dan Kaminsky dan at doxpara.com
Wed Dec 4 13:47:54 EST 2002

Pekka Savola wrote:
> I fail to see the real usefulness of this command, as manual configuration 
> on a host-basis seems like a big chore to me .. much bigger than just 
> trying v6 and using it if AAAA records are found.

What if the IPv6 network is being slow?

What if IPv6 endpoints and IPv4 endpoints fall out of sync (i.e. 
is not IPv6

There's some pretty extensive ipv4/ipv6 transition nastiness to be dealt 
with, as described here:


I'd lean toward providing support for avoiding such hassles.


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