From: owner-nanog () merit edu [mailto:owner-nanog () merit edu]On Behalf Of
Sent: Friday, June 16, 2000 11:11 AM
To: michael.dillon () gtsip net
Cc: nanog () merit edu
Subject: Re: MAE-EAST Moving? from Tysons corner to reston VA.
If I'm not mistaken, 9000bytes is the max.
From acenic.c (By D.Becker of course)
* To enable jumbo frames, simply specify an mtu between 1500 and 9000
* bytes to ifconfig. Jumbo frames can be enabled or disabled at any time
* by running `ifconfig eth<X> mtu <MTU>' with <X> being the Ethernet
* interface number and <MTU> being the MTU value.
On 16 Jun 2000 michael.dillon () gtsip net wrote:
On Fri, 16 June 2000, "Richard A. Steenbergen" wrote:
public exchange point where you're talking to multiple
networks across a
shared media it makes sense to do GigE, multiple GigE, 10GigE, etc,
What is the largest MTU that you can use across a GigE fabric?
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