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Re: IPv6 problem for one debian mirror


Vincent Danjean, on Wed 08 Feb 2017 01:05:51 +0100, wrote:
> However, the machine answers to IPv4 connections but not to IPv6
> $ time wget -6 ftp.fr.debian.org
> --2017-02-08 00:53:58--  http://ftp.fr.debian.org/
> Résolution de ftp.fr.debian.org (ftp.fr.debian.org)… 2a01:e0c:1:1598::2
> Connexion à ftp.fr.debian.org (ftp.fr.debian.org)|2a01:e0c:1:1598::2|:80… ^C

No problem here (Orange ISP).

>   So, who should be contacted to fix this problem (ie either remove
> the IPv6 for debian.proxad.net. or makes this machine to answer again
> to IPv6 or change the ftp.fr.debian.org alias or ...) ?

It's between your ISP and free. Unfortunately ipv6 is not so well
connected, the Cogent IPv6 network is for instance notably *not*
connected to google, so I wouldn't be surprised to see other such
issues.  Which is your ISP?  That's probably where to start.