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Old 01-03-2006, 03:38 AM   #1
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ipv4 to ipv6

Hello Every one,

I m Anant Shah.I am looking for a software that can convert an ipv4 address to an ipv6.actaully i need as i am using a callgen that works for ipv4 but dosent work for ipv6 so if i can find an software which can convert ipv4 address tro ipv6 then i can use it so plzz any body help me out.I really apprecate your valuable time for reading my request and waiting for reply eagerly and thanx in advance for replying.

Anant shah
Old 01-03-2006, 05:28 PM   #2
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If I understand what you are asking then the answer is no there is no way to do that.
there is no correlation between the 2 addresses, you get assigned and IPv4 address from
you DHCP server or ISP or where ever, which has nothing to do with you IPv6 address,
you would get assigned that from another DHCP serve (that uses IPv6) or you ISP ( if they use IPv6)

hope this helps


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