Internet Exchanges supporting jumbo frames?

Nick Hilliard nick at
Thu Mar 10 16:38:41 UTC 2016

Mikael Abrahamsson wrote:
> However, I stand by my earlier statement that we need to include MTU/MRU
> in ND messages, so that this can be negotiated on a LAN where not all
> devices support large MTU.

this would introduce a degree of network complexity that is unnecessary
and would be prone to problems.  It might be nice to have an
auto-configurable maximum frame size per broadcast domain, though.


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