IPv6 Excuse Bingo

IPv6 Excuse Bingo

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End users don't care about IPv6
AWS doesn't support it
What do you mean I have to wrap an IP in square brackets?
It'll break our GeoIP
IPv6 is a security risk
Android doesn't support DHCPv6
IPv6 is slower than IPv4
Our Lawful Intercept doesn't support IPv6 yet
We don't have a lab to test it
There's no certification track

2016-05-24 16:08:02

I think we pretty much all know by now: The Internet was a mistake. No need to keep it alive.

2016-05-24 16:09:02

No, only IPv6 was.

2016-05-24 16:14:35

We'll just run into trouble again with the Internet of Nanobots. Treat it like windows and skip every other version

2016-05-24 16:19:44

Did you mean the Internet-of-pwned-Things?

2016-05-24 16:22:52

I'd answered sooner, but I was locked out. My door knob asked me to pay a ransom so I could use it again.

2016-05-24 16:36:58

You've been reading too many Philip K. Dick stories, Joe Chip.

2016-05-25 20:21:47

If you want full IPv6 coverage don't single home with HE or Cogent (HE was linked from one of the excuses)

2016-06-09 02:20:50

netflix is telling people on ipv6 to disable it in order to use their service because content providers are stupid

2016-06-09 02:22:13

amazing :( we had to disable IPv6 at work because of StackOverflow CDNs hanging :-/

2016-06-09 02:23:15

still have it enabled at home (we were trialling it for Sky) but we did have issues with hanging DNS for 4sec before fallback!

2016-06-09 02:24:19

problem is, 99.9999% of people have the IPs they need so IPv6 is just a big hassle with few advantages :(

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