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  1. Core Server
  2. SERVER-33883

Implement fallback from IPv6 to IPv4 on outgoing connections

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major - P3
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Networking
    • Sprint:
      Service Arch 2018-10-08, Service Arch 2018-10-22, Service Arch 2018-11-05, Service Arch 2018-11-19, Service Arch 2019-01-28

      Description

      From SERVER-33790, it's my understanding that a server started with --ipv6 only resolves hostnames to IPv6 address(es) for outgoing connections. Instead, the server could use the hostname's IPv4 address(es) as a fallback when the IPv6 connection attempt fails.

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              backlog-server-servicearch Backlog - Service Architecture
              Reporter:
              shane.harvey Shane Harvey
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