[CentOS-devel] ipv6 in mirrorlist

Michael Simpson mikie.simpson at gmail.com
Sun Oct 4 11:09:35 UTC 2009


2009/9/30 Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>:
> hi,
>
> So, running a natively ipv6 machine on CentOS comes with the problem
> that there are no published ipv6 mirrors in our mirrorlist's - we know
> about a few ipv6 mirrors, and it should be possible to extend our
> testing stuff to cover them.
>
> Whats the best way to handle this situation ? Am I the only one running
> native ipv6 at the moment.... is there someway we can gauge what the
> use-case-density for AAAA mirrorlist.centos.org is at the moment ?
>
> should we do the dns record, vhost a static list if we must, of a few
> ipv6's and see what the hit-rate is ?
>
> - KB


Hi Karanbir

We run on native ipv6 both in production and at home thanks to my
progressive isp (cheers Andrews and Arnold) so would be interested in
this. I think it would be good for CentOS to get ahead of the curve on
this.

best wishes

mike


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