[ednog] IPv6 savvy DNS domain registrars?

Michael Sinatra michael at rancid.berkeley.edu
Tue Aug 15 16:19:49 EDT 2006

Shumon Huque wrote:
> We're adding IPv6 transport capable nameservers for many
> of our domains. And I'd like to get the IPv6 addresses of 
> the corresponding glue records registered in the parent 
> domains. For the .edu domains there is no issue since the 
> educause domain registration website appears to allow us 
> to submit them. But we also have several .net and .org 
> domains, and the domain registrar we're currently using for 
> those, Network Solutions, sadly does not support IPv6.
> So, I'm looking to switch my .net and .org registrations to 
> an alternate registrar. There is a list at:
> 	http://www.icann.org/registrars/accredited-list.html
> but I have no experience with most of them. Does anyone have
> any recommendations?

You might try Alice's Registry--it's run by Rick Wesson.  Not totally 
sure if they support v6, but, knowing Rick, they probably do.

The other thing you could do is have the .net and .org domains just use 
upenn.edu nameservers, since the glue will be in edu, which allows v6.


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