[DRBD-user] Jumbo Frames

Philipp Reisner philipp.reisner at linbit.com
Tue Nov 9 11:53:51 CET 2004

Note: "permalinks" may not be as permanent as we would like,
direct links of old sources may well be a few messages off.

On Tuesday 09 November 2004 11:49, P.V.Anthony wrote:
> Hi,
> My friend, Ben Cheng, sent this link to me regarding gigabit.
> http://www.small-tree.com/jumbo1.htm
> A very nice article about setting the mtu to 9018.
> Has anyone heard or even tried this?
> Please share as I am very tempted to change my current setting on my
> gigabit card. I am using a cross cable between my two servers so no
> router. I am using drbd version 0.7.5 .
> Any comments?

I always use jumbo frames on the interconnecting network
for DRBD. I have never tried to measure the difference
betrwenn 1500 Byte frames and the big ones...

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