RE: CIPE-Win32: communication breakdown|
"Mark Smith" <mark.smith,AT,avcosystems,DOT,co,DOT,uk>|
Tue, 17 Jun 2003 09:55:29 +0100|
> I've confirmed this to be a problem at our site when
> communicating either
> between Win32 and linux or linux and linux. What I don't
> understand is why
> the clamp mss seems to fix the problem. There don't appear
> to be any blocks
> that'll prevent the ICMP replies to TCP DF requests, so MTU should be
> negotiated correctly, and thus MSS. Can someone explain to
> me, or point to
> an explanation, as to why the clamp is needed?
> As for Win32, I've found no such fix. The Win32 machines
> simply do not
> work, and I don't have control over all of them in order to
> drop MTU. I
> need another solution, and I'm sure there must be something out there.
> More information needed...
Anyone had any thoughts on this?
Mark Smith - Avco Systems Ltd
Tel: +44 (0)1784 430996 Fax: +44 (0)1784 431078