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The packets received appear to be larger than the configured MTU in a packet capture

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Applies to

  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8
  • Data ONTAP 7 and earlier

Issue

The packets received appear to be larger than the configured MTU in a packet capture. How can a packet trace show the packets received:

  • When the packets are larger than the MTU size?
  • When the packets are larger than a Jumbo frame (~9000 bytes)?

 

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