Re: [v6ops] Status of CLAT implementation on iPhone? (IPv4 apps on IPv6-only PDP type)

Alexandru Petrescu <alexandru.petrescu@gmail.com> Mon, 23 February 2015 15:16 UTC

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Subject: Re: [v6ops] Status of CLAT implementation on iPhone? (IPv4 apps on IPv6-only PDP type)
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Le 23/02/2015 15:11, Lorenzo Colitti a écrit :
> On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 9:38 PM, Alexandru Petrescu
> <alexandru.petrescu@gmail.com <mailto:alexandru.petrescu@gmail.com>>
> wrote:
>
> I am asking because in private conversation I have noticed doubts
> about this being done.  Or, since the iPhone relies on a bsd
> derivative, it would be technically feasible to implement CLAT on it;
> it is nothing more than some iptables address translation plus a bit
> of python scripting in case.
>
>
> They are also free to reuse existing implementations of clat, such as
>  the one that Android uses, which is BSD-licensed.

Maybe end users will install it and it will work off-the-shelf, just
like every other app.

Alex