You can "install" IPv6 and it only takes a few seconds. here's how on ubuntu maverick: Code: sudo apt-get install gogoc Yes, that's it! What to do now? www.whatismyipv6.net http://ipv6.google.com/ it looks like non US can use netflix: http://ipv6.netflix.com/ more ipv6 sites: http://www.sixxs.net/wiki/IPv6_Enabled_Websites other useful tools: $ ping6 $ nmap -6 and lots of news, info and "more": http://www.reddit.com/r/ipv6 WARNING Enabling ipv6 will open your system directly to the Internet AND bypass iptables! Don't run services you don't want to expose to the world or protect them with ip6tables. The usual privacy and security pitfalls of tunnelling apply too. If you have other useful and interesting resources please share and I'll add them to the list.