[Techtalk] 2nd networking question

Hamster hamster at hamsternet.org
Fri Aug 30 16:24:35 EST 2002

> ping -s 1500
> (this creates a packet of 1500 bytes) it doesn't work. So ... is this
> because of the MTU setting or is this because of something set on the
> recieving machine?

Thats because the packet is actually bigger than 1500. the number 1500 doesnt include the icmp header.


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