Subject: Re: A6 and libresolv
To: Andrew White <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-net
Date: 04/06/2001 12:14:57
On Fri, 6 Apr 2001, Andrew White wrote:
> As far as I can tell, /usr/lib/libresolv.* in 1.5 doesn't support A6
> addresses, only AAAA.  Is this assumption correct?  Is an A6 version
> available?
> The BIND9 documentation suggests that it comes with an "Experimental IPv6
> resolver libarary", but I don't see it, and don't seem to have A6 support
> except in the BIND tools.

IMHO the more interresting question is: can we get DNS queried run over
IPv6 instead of v4?

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>