Test your connectivity for World IPv6 Day

Jim Kirby jkirby at datawareservices.com
Fri May 27 21:47:43 CEST 2011

I think something might be happening on a carrier network.  I could reach these sites yesterday but not today.  traceroute6 shows a path through my direct ISP but I get admin prohibited from their upstream provider (Sprint I think).

FYI, I'm in Sioux Falls and both of my providers do at least some peering in Minneapolis (at 501?).  Not sure but it could be related.
Jim Kirby
Director of Engineering
Dataware Services
main: 605.336.0820 x368  
fax:  605.336.0228

On May 27, 2011, at 2:29 PM, Dan Oachs wrote:

> Anyone else seeing problems getting to the ipv6 version of FreeBSD.org, 
> IETF.org and a couple of others?  My traceroutes die after about 5 hops 
> somewhere on he.net's network I believe.
> Thanks for the nice website.  Without these tests I would have never 
> known we had an issue connecting to some of them via IPv6.
>     Thanks,
>         Dan Oachs
>         Gustavus Adolphus College
> On 05/27/2011 03:58 AM, Mirjam Kuehne wrote:
>> Dear colleagues,
>> The RIPE NCC is preparing some measurements for World IPv6 Day. One of 
>> them is the IPv6 eye chart, a web page that allows you to test your 
>> connectivity to selected dual-stacked web sites and World IPv6 
>> participants. The goal is to see if an end user has connectivity 
>> problems to dual-stacked websites.
>> You can read more on RIPE Labs:
>> http://labs.ripe.net/Members/emileaben/world-ipv6-day-ipv6-eye-chart
>> The test can be found here: http://ipv6eyechart.ripe.net/
>> If you have any questions or want to be included in the test, please 
>> contact us at labs at ripe dot net.
>> Kind Regards,
>> Mirjam Kuehne

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