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  Reply # 552625 2-Dec-2011 13:35 Send private message

Yes, I thought of a badge for competitions but no way I would go retroactively...

 






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  Reply # 553947 5-Dec-2011 11:38 Send private message

I see the first IPv6 badge was handed out today...

 




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  Reply # 553953 5-Dec-2011 11:45 Send private message

freitasm: I see the first IPv6 badge was handed out today...

 


do i get a badge for being the firstSmile



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  Reply # 553958 5-Dec-2011 11:47 Send private message

A badge for being the first to get a badge? Too meta...




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  Reply # 553973 5-Dec-2011 12:02 Send private message

yaya.. I have 700ms to www.geekzone.co.nz now :-)

Can't you get a closer tunnel than singapore?

I am using an AU aarnet IPv6 tunnel (At the moment) and its NZ -> AU -> LA ->HK -> SG -> you :-)



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  Reply # 553974 5-Dec-2011 12:04 Send private message

Off topic, but quick explanation: tried SixXS but they WLG tunnel wasn't listed. So got HE. This should go native in a couple of months anyway.




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  Reply # 553991 5-Dec-2011 12:42 Send private message

Surely it would be better to not have it at all than have it 700+ms away...

I have had to force v4 for geekzone as it takes forever when using v6. 

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  Reply # 553998 5-Dec-2011 12:52 Send private message

callumb: Surely it would be better to not have it at all than have it 700+ms away...

I have had to force v4 for geekzone as it takes forever when using v6. 


Whereas I had to force it to IPv6 in order to get the badge. Smile

This is from Safari, which has a 'Happy Eyeballs' like implementation. This prefers the fastest responder, which is evidently NOT the SIXXS tunnel. (Safari is not strictly HE, but it mostly achieves the same results. There is a fair bit of discussion on various mailing lists as to whether the Apple implementation is better or worse).

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  Reply # 554064 5-Dec-2011 14:49 Send private message

Wahoo, got the IPv6 badge, chrome went back to IPv4, open up firefox and straight through on IPv6 tunnel :)

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  Reply # 561337 25-Dec-2011 06:21 Send private message

I have a new badge :)


Merry Christmas everyone!




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  Reply # 562203 28-Dec-2011 18:36 Send private message

Looking at the database, 431 people received the Ho Ho Ho 2011 badge. The first was handed out at 00:00:15 and the last one at 23:58:47.




Good effort folks. Who's collecting the New Year's Day 2012 badge?

 




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  Reply # 562207 28-Dec-2011 18:47 Send private message

My wife just found out I got a Ho Ho Ho badge and she is busy making me a No No No badge! :-)




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  Reply # 563416 1-Jan-2012 10:02 Send private message

It would appear that accessing the site by android phone does not give the badges... ie today I accessed the site by android, then checked my profile on logged out PC... no new years badge... then logged in an got badge.

Thats why I don't have a Christmas badge even though I accessed the site many times (by android) on Christmas day.



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  Reply # 563418 1-Jan-2012 10:04 Send private message

You accessed the full site or mobile site on your handset? Badges are only given when accessing the full site.




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  Reply # 563423 1-Jan-2012 10:24 Send private message

Just checked and it was m.geekzone. Bugger. Oh well I will pick one up next year.

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