Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


62 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


Topic # 225762 4-Dec-2017 20:37
Send private message

Hi, 

 

does anyone the correct set up/settings for Vodafone iPv6 using a Fritzbox 7490.

 

 

 

Thanks.


Create new topic


62 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 1914974 8-Dec-2017 07:01
Send private message

Just for your info and to help others.

 

Vodafone doesn't do dedicated iPv6, it uses a process called "Teredo" and they select which sites you can get iPv6 on.  Even "Geekzone" is not one.

 

I found this out by using the Ultra Hub and checking a few iPv6 testing sites.

 

Thanks.

 

 


108 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 47

Trusted
Vodafone NZ

  Reply # 1915027 8-Dec-2017 09:07
Send private message

Yeah, nah.

 

We do IPv6, see our official statement.

 

What you may be seeing, assuming you're on a Windows PC, is the Microsoft Teredo dooflicky. Here's GZ from an IPv6 connection:

 

 

$ wget -6 www.geekzone.co.nz
--2017-12-08 09:05:59-- http://www.geekzone.co.nz/
Resolving www.geekzone.co.nz (www.geekzone.co.nz)... 2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:20e, 2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:30e
Connecting to www.geekzone.co.nz (www.geekzone.co.nz)|2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:20e|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 301 Moved Permanently
Location: https://www.geekzone.co.nz/ [following]
--2017-12-08 09:05:59-- https://www.geekzone.co.nz/
Connecting to www.geekzone.co.nz (www.geekzone.co.nz)|2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:20e|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: unspecified [text/html]
Saving to: ‘index.html’

 

index.html [ <=> ] 44.79K --.-KB/s in 0.008s

 

2017-12-08 09:05:59 (5.55 MB/s) - ‘index.html’ saved [45868]

 




62 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 1915528 9-Dec-2017 07:23
Send private message

gaddman:

 

Yeah, nah.

 

We do IPv6, see our official statement.

 

What you may be seeing, assuming you're on a Windows PC, is the Microsoft Teredo dooflicky. Here's GZ from an IPv6 connection:

 

 

$ wget -6 www.geekzone.co.nz
--2017-12-08 09:05:59-- http://www.geekzone.co.nz/
Resolving www.geekzone.co.nz (www.geekzone.co.nz)... 2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:20e, 2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:30e
Connecting to www.geekzone.co.nz (www.geekzone.co.nz)|2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:20e|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 301 Moved Permanently
Location: https://www.geekzone.co.nz/ [following]
--2017-12-08 09:05:59-- https://www.geekzone.co.nz/
Connecting to www.geekzone.co.nz (www.geekzone.co.nz)|2400:cb00:2048:1::6818:20e|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: unspecified [text/html]
Saving to: ‘index.html’

 

index.html [ <=> ] 44.79K --.-KB/s in 0.008s

 

2017-12-08 09:05:59 (5.55 MB/s) - ‘index.html’ saved [45868]

 

 

 

 

 

Yes, sorry I was wrong after further testing and a phone call to a Ninja.  I have been with Vodafone for a week, after changing provider, he checked every thing and couldn't see any thing, but still no iPv6 on the Ultra Hub, rebooted twice etc. He said either it will just start working or Enable hadn't done something yet and again it will just start working.

 

Its a nice to have, but not really a problem this side of Xmas.

 

 

 

 

 

 


Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Hawaiki Transpacific cable ready-for-service
Posted 20-Jul-2018 11:29


Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40


Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36


Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16


PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45


Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40


Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04


N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08


Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03


Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27


Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13


Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00


Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12


Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52


Kogan.com to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.