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If both IPv6 And IPv4 Is Configured On Solaris Servers, Does The OS Prefer Ipv6 On Ipv4 Connectiions. How Does It Decide. (Doc ID 1563357.1)

Last updated on JUNE 20, 2013

Applies to:

Solaris SPARC Operating System - Version 8.0 to 11.1 [Release 8.0 to 11.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

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Question:

* Suppose we have IPv4 and IPv6 configured on a Solaris server,
and we want to access a website that has A record and Quad-A record.
Will Solaris use IPv6 or IPv4?
 

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