[torquedev] IP version-agnostic Address Representation

Christopher Samuel samuel at unimelb.edu.au
Fri Aug 12 00:34:02 MDT 2011


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On 12/08/11 15:21, Ken Nielson wrote:

> We could change the AVL-tree to take a 128 bit key and
> then pad the IPv4 addresses.

Or just convert IPv4 to IPv6 mapped addresses:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IPv6#IPv4-mapped_IPv6_addresses

# ::ffff:192.0.2.128 represents the IPv4 address 192.0.2.128

> (I am just brain-storming).

'Tis good!

cheers,
Chris
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