[lkml]   [1999]   [Feb]   [28]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: ppp mru/mtu and ip masquerading
> The reason I was so suspicious of the problem being at our (Linux) end, is
> because you can reach the site no problem from the masq/firewall box; just
> not from the clients. I was also suspicious because such a large number of

Which I'd expect (think about the TCP MSS option).

And yes this problem is so bad its causing real concern with folk who use
tunnels or internet links like X.25 where you sometimes can't get 1500
byte MTUs.

I belive an informational RFC on it is also due, so you'll all have something
to beat the morons up with


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:50    [W:0.041 / U:7.516 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site