reassign 268631 libc6
retitle 268631 gai.conf difficult to find
severity 268631 minor

>> Barak: if IPv6 is much slower than IPv4, please adjust the
>> preferences in /etc/gai.conf.  Just say

>>   precedence ::ffff:0:0/96  100

> That configuration file is impossible for non-super-uber-expert
> programmers to find.
>   $ man -k ipv6 | egrep gai | wc -l
>   0
>   $ man -k gai.conf
>   gai.conf (5)         - getaddrinfo(3) configuration file

> Preferring IPv4 over IPv6 should be the default.

No.  There are excellent reasons why IPv6 is preferred to IPv4 by
default, and this is not going to change.


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