Lack of IPv6 traffic stats makes judging progress difficult

Ignatios Souvatzis ignatios at
Wed May 25 11:31:09 CEST 2011

On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 06:15:43AM +0200, Mikael Abrahamsson wrote:
> On Tue, 24 May 2011, Eugen Leitl wrote:
> >Without accurate IPv6 traffic statistics, neither the sponsors nor the 
> >participants of World IPv6 Day will be able to tell for sure how much 
> >IPv6 traffic is sent over the Internet on June 8 or how much difference 
> >the event has on IPv6 traffic volumes afterward.
> Personally I don't care about how much IPv6 traffic flows on June 8, I 
> thought the whole idea of the trial was to make sure it didn't break IPv4?

Yes, it's a dual-stack testing day, and probably mostly really relevant
for big content providers for whom even 0.01% customers with problems are
still thousands of cases per day.


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