Comment 152 for bug 417757

I think the workaround worked, at least it looks like its gotten much
better.

On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 7:02 AM, Carropa <email address hidden> wrote:

> ** Changed in: glibc (Ubuntu Karmic)
> Status: Confirmed => Fix Released
>
> ** Changed in: glibc (Ubuntu Karmic)
> Status: Fix Released => Confirmed
>
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> [karmic regression] all network apps / browsers suffer from multi-second
> delays by default due to IPv6 DNS lookups
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/417757
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>
> Status in “glibc” package in Ubuntu: Confirmed
> Status in “network-manager” package in Ubuntu: Invalid
> Status in “glibc” source package in Lucid: Confirmed
> Status in “network-manager” source package in Lucid: Invalid
> Status in “glibc” source package in Karmic: Confirmed
> Status in “network-manager” source package in Karmic: Invalid
> Status in “glibc” package in Fedora: Confirmed
>
> Bug description:
> In Karmic, DNS lookups take a very long time with some routers, because
> glibc's DNS resolver tries to do IPv6 (AAAA) lookups even if there are no
> (non-loopback) IPv6 interfaces configured. Routers which do not repond to
> this cause the lookup to take 20 seconds (until the IPv6 query times out).
>

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Dmitriy Mestetskiy