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IPv6 is great, says Facebook. For us. And for you a bit, too

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> With incentives like that I prefer to remain on IPV4.

Don't worry. The IP header is 20 bytes longer for IPv6 - so the actual throughput "gain" from IPv6 is actually about 1428/1448 or -1.4%

Facebook has a vested interest in IPv6 as no NAT means tracking users more effectively.

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