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the command:

nslookup ipv6.google.com

doesn't work quite well. somtimes it returns an correct ipv6 address, sometimes it returns an ipv4 address. How can this happen?

[im using OpenDNS]

much thanks for help.

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can you add a copy/paste of the results you are seeing? –  MattB May 7 '10 at 13:43
    
sorry MattB, it now returns correct ipv6 addresses. I only encountered this problem in some days earlier and i didn't save the result. –  deo May 10 '10 at 2:15
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up vote 2 down vote accepted

You might try forcing a AAAA query:

nslookup -type=aaaa ipv6.google.com

Also keep in mind that nslookup isn't very good at what it's supposed to do.

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many thanks.So bad that nslookup is a flaw-ful tool –  deo May 10 '10 at 2:14
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