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at the time it was designed, there were a lot of things that it did that were not possible in IPv4, but most (if not all) of the features that people really care about have been implemented in IPv4
Ghosts of Unix past, part 3: Unfixable designs
Posted Nov 18, 2010 8:11 UTC (Thu) by Cato (subscriber, #7643)
However, Mobile IP is much better implemented in IPv6 so you don't get inefficient 'triangular routing' - http://www.usipv6.com/ppt/MobileIPv6_tutorial_SanDiegok.pdf
The biggest benefit of course is not having to use NAT for IPv6 traffic.
Posted Nov 18, 2010 13:19 UTC (Thu) by vonbrand (subscriber, #4458)
Yep, that's why people are clamoring for NATv6 ;-)
(Just as the idiotic firewalling going on has made everything run over HTTP.)
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