AAAA glue records from TLD/CC registrars - Was: Question about "proper" way to run v6/v4 website

Carlos Friacas cfriacas at
Thu Apr 19 23:08:53 CEST 2007

On Thu, 19 Apr 2007, Daniel Austin MBCS wrote:

> Hi,
> Carlos Friacas wrote:
>> And what about ccTLD Registry Portals? (mostly www.nic.<iso3166>)
>> I was asked that question yesterday... as far as i could look, only found 
>> two: the registries for .FR and .MT
>> The maltese portal shows your address back, and the french one has a nifty 
>> image on the upper left side! :-)
>> Soon, we will have at least one more to add to this list.
> Nominet UK (the .uk ccTLD registry) has full support for AAAA.  I'm not sure 
> if it's mentioned on the site anywhere, but it definately works.
> Their whois output will also show the v6 IP glue (if it exists).

I wasn't pointing out the content of the site and AAAA support for 
registering a domain, i was talking about AAAAs in the DNS tree. :-)

$ host has address

$host is an alias for is an alias for has address is an alias for is an alias for has IPv6 address 2001:660:3003:2::4:20 is an alias for is an alias for

$host has address has IPv6 address 2001:1a70:1:1::33

> Thanks,
> -- 
> Daniel Austin MBCS
> Managing Director
> Limited

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