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listing IPv6 support on mirror pages


There is a request in the bts [1] to show which mirrors are reachable
over IPv6.  I've already added a new field "IPv6" to the mirror
masterlist [2], but Simon Paillard suggested on irc that that might not
be the best solution, because there could, in principle, also be
ipv6-only mirrors, and because people might be relying on the existing
format of the mirrorlist.

Does anyone have a suggestion on how to best solve this?  Is it ok to
add extra field to the master mirrorlist and the mirror lists on the


[1] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=385210
[2] http://cvs.debian.org/*checkout*/webwml/english/mirror/Mirrors.masterlist?rev=HEAD&root=webwml

Kind regards,
| Bas Zoetekouw              | GPG key: 0644fab7                     |
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