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Re: IPv6 transition architecture discussion
On Thu, 28 Nov 2002, Ronald van der Pol wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 28, 2002 at 17:51:54 +0200, Pekka Savola wrote:
> > Do you consider AAAA records tried first (in some regions like US/Europe)
> > a problem that needs solving?
> No, because it is not a problem. The problem is bad routing. We should
> fix that.
_Can_ we fix that in some reasonable time? I'm not so sure..
If we fix most of the IPv6 routing problems (doubtful) in 1-2 years,
people can start start placing AAAA records in their main DNS zones in 2-4
years. Is that enough?
> As was pointed out earlier, when you have several A records,
> one of them might be unreachable too by bad (v4) routing.
So? Bad IPv6 routing happens all the time, for about every non-local
destination. Bad IPv4 routing almost never happens. They aren't
Pekka Savola "Tell me of difficulties surmounted,
Netcore Oy not those you stumble over and fall"
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