[smokeping-users] IPv4 and IPv6

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Mon Jan 14 16:32:45 CET 2008

On Fri, Jan 11, 2008 at 04:45:00PM +0100,
 Ralf Hildebrandt <Ralf.Hildebrandt at charite.de> wrote 
 a message of 5 lines which said:

> nameserver
> nameserver
> Doesn't look ipv6-ish to me.

There is no relationship between the IP family of the name server's
address (always IPv4 in your case), and the IP family of the replies
sent by this name server. IPv4 transport can be used to send IPv6

% cat /etc/resolv.conf

% telnet www.afnic.fr
Trying 2001:660:3003:2::4:20...

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