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WebRTC don't send TURN REQUESTED-ADDRESS-FAMILY attribute => Even if TURN allocation sent on IPv6, then an IPv4 address will be allocated.

From: Mészáros Mihály <bakfitty@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 22 Aug 2018 16:00:48 +0200
To: public-webrtc <public-webrtc@w3.org>
Message-ID: <715d2b2e-daff-f82c-60de-af70c5af4d5a@gmail.com>

According my experiences WebRTC implementations don't send any

If the REQUESTED-ADDRESS-FAMILY attribute is absent, the server MUST
allocate an IPv4-relayed transport address for the TURN client.

This way TURN servers will allocate IPv4 address even if the Allocation
request sent on IPv6 connection to the TURN server.

I think this may cause confusion in developers and so we should make it
configurable in WebRTC API.
Do you aware of this?
What is your opinion?

Received on Wednesday, 22 August 2018 14:01:13 UTC

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