Which of these would be the compressed version of the IPv6 address 2601:04c3:4001:5e00:0000:0000:f09a:0011?
F) If you stand on the luggage you can fit another pair of pants
The answer: B) 2601:4c3:4001:5e00::f09a:11
To compress an IPv6 address, you first remove any leading zeros and then replace a group of two or more groups of zeros with double colons.
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