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Re: on NAT-PT
>> unfortunately there's no documentation.
>> this is universally bad because
>> (1) it requires every node to configure the translation prefix manually
>> (kills spirit of autoconfigured hosts), or to cook up DHCPv6 option for
>> it (horrid idea),
>It could be a well know prefix. You won't have to configure a special
>prefix for that.
that's much more sick.
>> our changelog shows that the feature (to specify translation prefix
>> via environment variable, which in turn controls getaddrinfo(3)) was
>> dropped in January 2000.
>You can always put it back in ;-)
i don't think so.
>Remember, this is for IPv6-only nodes,
>the kind that is not yet largely deployed.
it also applies to IPv6/v4 dual stack nodes with IPv4 not configured.