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Re: Comcast's 6to4 Relays
From: Owen DeLong <owen () delong com>
Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2011 16:44:10 -0400


The best way to make 6to4 diminish has always been and still remains:

   Deploy Native IPv6 Now.

That's a plan and a necessity at this point, but, execution is still somewhat lagging.


Of course, Comcast *is* deploying native IPv6; see, for example,
http://mailman.nanog.org/pipermail/nanog/2011-January/031624.html
It just takes a while -- and a non-trivial number of zorkmids -- to
do things like replacing all of the non-v6 CPE.


       --Steve Bellovin, https://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb




Comcast was not the target of my comment... The networks saying Comcast shouldn't help the rest of the net by providing 
open 6to4 relays were the ones I was referring to.

I again applaud Comcast's leadership on IPv6 to the end user, even if they haven't gotten
it to me yet. ;-)

Owen



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