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Re: 6to4 using ::FFFF:0000:0000/96 (mail.comcast.net AAAA record weirdness)
* Iljitsch van Beijnum:
> A point about Windows XP: the IPv4 and IPv6 stacks are separate. So XP
> can't generate IPv4 packets when applications use the IPv6 socket
> calls. This is of course highly suboptimal but this means that "simply
> generate IPv4 packets for ::ffff:x.x.x.x AAAA records" is not a
> natural choice.
They could add a route to a local process that implements a NAT-PT
gateway, I guess.