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IPv6 - Today or the Future?

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Yesterday was the world IPv6 day and reports say that there is some good news and some bad news for us who spend most of their time in Linuxland. Some others say this is much ado about nothing. For me, I might have passed into the "can't teach old dogs new tricks territory."

Beyond the cliché-fest, Sean Michael Kerner (of wondered if Linux missed the IPv6 train. He noted several Linux Websites that were ready and some that weren't for test day. He noted that while most Linux distributions were ready for the inevitable transition, "a number of major Linux websites are not."

He explained,

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