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Ben Cantrick
  Date: 2007-08-09 10:06
  Subject:   b.a.

2.5 IP6.ARPA Domain

A special domain is defined to look up a record given an IPv6 address. The intent of this domain is to provide a way of mapping an IPv6 address to a host name, although it may be used for other purposes as well. The domain is rooted at IP6.ARPA.

An IPv6 address is represented as a name in the IP6.ARPA domain by a sequence of nibbles separated by dots with the suffix ".IP6.ARPA". The sequence of nibbles is encoded in reverse order, i.e., the low-order nibble is encoded first, followed by the next low-order nibble and so on. Each nibble is represented by a hexadecimal digit. For example, the reverse lookup domain name corresponding to the address


would be


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Ben Cantrick
  Date: 2007-08-09 10:09
  Subject:   Who Killed The Electric Car is an entertaining movie.


Saw this at movie night last night. One of the better documentaries I've seen. The celebrity cameos are maybe the most fun part, including multiple hilarious clips with a slightly unbalanced Mel Gibson.
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