Reply to post: re: -1.4%

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

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re: -1.4%

But IPv6 packets can be much bigger than IPv4, so while each one may have longer headers, there are fewer packets needed.

A bit like eating a tin of beans one at a time rather than a spoonful at a time: smaller isn't always faster.

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