[mythtv-users] strange order of expiry

Stephen Worthington stephen_agent at jsw.gen.nz
Fri Oct 20 15:13:36 UTC 2017

On Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:04:00 -0400, you wrote:

>On Sat, 2017-10-21 at 03:16 +1300, Stephen Worthington wrote:
>> So are you using MythTV in an IPv6 only environment,
>No.  Dual-stack.  So/but every host has both an IPv4 and IPv6 address
>and default address selection rules prefer IPv6.
>> or is
>> mythtv-status using the wrong options to get the host address when
>> IPv6 is being used, so it gets the IPv6 address instead of the IPv4
>> one?
>As above, the general default is for IPv6 to be preferred when
>available per RFC 3484.

Yes, IPv6 is preferred, if the program is IPv6 capable.  Not if it can
not handle IPv6.

I have IPv6 dual stack also, and do not have this problem.  So do you
have an IPv6 address in the MythTV config, as well as an IPv4?  I have
only an IPv4.

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