Question: connect to IPv6 site via http proxy using literal IPv6 address?

S.P.Zeidler spz at
Tue Feb 17 12:12:25 CET 2015

Thus wrote Schmoll, Carsten (carsten.schmoll at

> 	*  IPv4-only client in IPv4-only subnet running a web browser

If the client was of an ancient enough software that didn't know what IPv6
was (in contrast to a client that knows IPv6 but merely doesn't have it
active), you would get a syntax error (no []: allowed in hostnames).

doing the occasional software necromancy for pay,
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