Re: [v6ops] Apple and IPv6, a few clarifications - ND proxy for bridging hotspots

Gert Doering <gert@space.net> Thu, 25 June 2015 07:13 UTC

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Subject: Re: [v6ops] Apple and IPv6, a few clarifications - ND proxy for bridging hotspots
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Hi,

On Thu, Jun 25, 2015 at 09:41:29AM +1000, Mark Andrews wrote:
> If the smart phones in doing ND proxy then there is no PD therefore
> the hotspotWiFi won't have a GUA prefix.
> 
> This we will kludge cellphones instead of just doing it right in
> the first place is coming back to bite us.

Smartphones can do PD all they want - if the mobile operator isn't
*offering* PD, there's not very much they can do.  "Offer no IPv6 for
tethered clients" or "do proxy ND / bridge the /64".

Pick your poison.

Gert Doering
        -- NetMaster
-- 
have you enabled IPv6 on something today...?

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