Hurricane Electric's IPv6 Tunnel Broker Forums Specific Topics => Questions & Answers => Topic started by: Liuxiao1988 on December 19, 2016, 10:00:11 PM

Title: configure ipv6 network
Post by: Liuxiao1988 on December 19, 2016, 10:00:11 PM
Hi, i am new to the tunneling and trying to find a way to resolve my network issue.
Using Webpass, so I only have public routable ipv6, no public reachable ipv4.  I have a home server hosting VPN service and configured an AAAA record on to route traffic to my home server.

However, issue is many networks, including my cellphone AT&T and office, do not support ipv6; so I got dns issue when accessing my vpn.

I was informed that I could use tunneling service here, but given what has been described on forum and instruction, i think i am doing the opposite. Is it possible to set up a tunnel to the service, and point dsn to the service?
Title: Re: configure ipv6 network
Post by: cholzhauer on December 20, 2016, 05:18:37 AM
So you want the tunnel at work so you can access your house VPN from when you're at work?
Title: Re: configure ipv6 network
Post by: mikerichardson on December 31, 2016, 01:42:24 AM
Cell phone connections in particular provide extremely transient IPv4 addresses. Assuming it worked at all, the tunnel would be constantly breaking.

T-Mobile and other cellcos provide IPv6 addresses but this does not get shared in any way when you tether an iPhone. I have not tested Android recently.

I think there could be some demand (although it would be a slowly shrinking market) for a paid service, an IPv4 Tunnel Broker.