swupdate.openvpn.net does not support IPv6

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marcusd
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swupdate.openvpn.net does not support IPv6

Post by marcusd » Sun Aug 01, 2021 3:59 pm

We are in 2021 and swupdate.openvpn.net does not yet support IPv6, granting it doesn't care about the absurd lack of IPV4s, plus is not trying to comply with the new technologies.

I was in shock when I did an

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apt update
just to see this:

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Fetched 1.382 kB in 3s (438 kB/s)              
Reading package lists... Done
W: Failed to fetch https://swupdate.openvpn.net/community/openvpn3/repos/dists/focal/InRelease  Something wicked happened resolving 'swupdate.openvpn.net:https' (-5 - No address associated with hostname)
W: Some index files failed to download. They have been ignored, or old ones used instead.
This is completely insane, in 2021.

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┌[mdr☮blackbox]-(/etc/apt/sources.list.d)
└> host -t AAAA swupdate.openvpn.net
swupdate.openvpn.net has no AAAA record

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TinCanTech
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Re: swupdate.openvpn.net does not support IPv6

Post by TinCanTech » Sun Aug 01, 2021 7:18 pm

I don't know the reason but there has been some difficulty ..

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