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Re: Geographic map of IPv6 availability

  • From: Kevin Loch
  • Date: Fri Oct 05 23:40:10 2007

Nathan Ward wrote:

On 6/10/2007, at 3:18 AM, Stephen Wilcox wrote:
Given the above, I think there is no myth.. !

That's because the 'v6 network' is broken enough that putting AAAA records on sites that need to be well reachable is a bad idea.

For example, due mainly to Vista's 6to4 tunnelling stuff (based on researching a random sample of users), I'd lose about 4% of visitors to my web-sites if I were to turn on AAAA records.

Has anyone who was using AAAA records for a site turned them off due to reachability problems?

- Kevin