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Thread: IPv6 validation

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    Question IPv6 validation

    Is the any inbuilt functionality is available to validate IPv6 addresses( i.e., reserved by IETF ) in java.Please do me the favor.

    List of IP addresses are,

    IPv6 Prefix Allocation Reference Note
    0000::/8 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291] [1][5]
    0100::/8 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    0200::/7 Reserved by IETF [RFC4048] [2]
    0400::/6 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    0800::/5 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    1000::/4 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    2000::/3 Global Unicast [RFC4291] [3]
    4000::/3 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    6000::/3 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    8000::/3 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    A000::/3 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    C000::/3 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    E000::/4 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    F000::/5 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    F800::/6 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]
    FC00::/7 Unique Local Unicast[RFC4193]
    FE00::/9 Reserved by IETF [RFC4291]

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    Default Re: IPv6 validation

    How about.

    IPAddressUtil.isIPv6LiteralAddress("some address")

    // Json

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