[ipv6hackers] "Stick to limited IPv6 deployments, businesses warned"

Owen DeLong owend at he.net
Thu Sep 6 08:52:56 CEST 2012

On Sep 5, 2012, at 23:41 , sthaug at nethelp.no wrote:

>>> I share your view. Personally I don't like SLAAC at all. However it is
>>> very "explosive" topic where different people have very differed opinion
>>> about that. Observing the current situation all important vendors (MS,
>>> Apple) started supporting DHCPv6, so I expect that DHCPv6 will be a
>>> dominant method of autoconfiguration.
>> So we're pretty much writing off RDNSS?  That what it seems like to me, but just confirming.
> Working for an ISP here - we are definitely asking our router vendors
> about lots of IPv6 features, but RDNSS is *not* on the list so far.
> Steinar Haug, Nethelp consulting, sthaug at nethelp.no
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This might be helpful:


According to it, RDNSS is supported in Linux, BSD, JunOS, MacOS, MeeGo (whatever that is), and available as an addon for Vista and 7.

FWIW, the number of OS implementing RDNSS isn't much less than the number with DHCPv6 support in the table (10 RDNSS and 13 DHCP).


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