Comment 27 for bug 313218


If you use Firefox as a webbrowser, you can install the ShowIP plugin. It
will show the IPv6/IPv4 address of the current page in the status bar.

If you are not using Firefox, my I suggest one of the following sites to
"check" if you are getting both DNS resolution (IPv4 or IPv6 transit) and
endpoint connection (IPv6):

Logo Animation Sites:
http://ipv6.google.com - The Google logo Jumps when you arrive on the site
via IPv6
http://www.kame.net/ - Dancing Turtle

Shows your IPv6 and IPv4 address
On Sun, Jan 4, 2009 at 7:28 AM, Shirish Agarwal <email address hidden>wrote:

> Is there a way to know which are ipv6 websites?
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> IPV6 causes slow internet access
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/313218
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> Status in "linux" source package in Ubuntu: Confirmed
> Bug description:
> starting with kernel 2.5.28-4 ipv6 is built in and cannot be disabled .
> this causes very sloow internet access for people who have routers or isp's
> that are non compliant . Prior to 2.6.28-4 ipv6 was loaded as a module and
> could be disabled by setting " alias net-pf-10 ipv6 off " in
> /etc/modprobe.d/aliases and also adding blacklist ipv6 to
> /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist . please provide a method of disabling IPV6 for
> those who need it .
> ProblemType: Bug
> Architecture: amd64
> DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.04
> Lsusb:
> Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
> Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
> NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
> Package: linux-image-2.6.28-4-generic 2.6.28-4.5
> ProcCmdLine: root=UUID=1f603d8b-0fe4-4846-92f9-54b572ff1924 ro quiet splash
> ProcEnviron:
> SHELL=/bin/bash
> LANG=en_US.UTF-8
> ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.28-4.5-generic
> SourcePackage: linux