This is a discussion on Re: IP header checksum missing with Realtek 8168, jumbo frames and - FreeBSD ; Pyun YongHyeon a écrit : > On Sun, Mar 02, 2008 at 11:44:03PM +0100, Arnaud Houdelette wrote: > > I encountered connectivity issues with an integrated Realtek 8168 on my > > MSI motherboard after enabling jumbo frames on my ...
Pyun YongHyeon a écrit :
> On Sun, Mar 02, 2008 at 11:44:03PM +0100, Arnaud Houdelette wrote:
> > I encountered connectivity issues with an integrated Realtek 8168 on my
> > MSI motherboard after enabling jumbo frames on my other box.
> > Investigating the issue, I found that the packets with an ethernet frame
> > of length > 2048 get an IP header of 0x0000.
> > ping -s 3000 192.168.0.11 ==> fail (ethereal on the other box show the
> > 0x0000 checksum on IP header)
> > ping -s 2008 192.168.0.11 ==> fail
> > ping -s 2006 192.168.0.11 ==> succeed
> > re0:
port 0xd800-0xd8ff mem
> > 0xfeaff000-0xfeafffff irq 19 at device 0.0 on pci2
> > re0: Using 2 MSI messages
> > miibus0:
> > rgephy0:
PHY 1 on miibus0
> > rgephy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX, 1000baseT,
> > 1000baseT-FDX, auto
> > The interface re0 is configured with :
> > ifconfig inet 192.168.0.1/24 media auto mtu 7422 polling
> > ifconfig re0 -txcsum solves the issue.
> > I tried to reproduce the issue with a Realtek 8169 (using re(4) too). I
> > couln't : checksum offloading works ok on this card.
> > Is this a known issue (or maybe a bug in the 8168) ?
> There had been several re(4) instability issues on PCIe based
> controllers. Would you try the following patch and let me know the
> If you use 7.0-RELEASE use the following one.
Sorry, I forgot to precise that I run the amd64 7.0-RELEASE .
I got the patch and recompiled the kernel fine. I'll test this evening.
> > I can provide some network capture if needed. In the meantime I swapped
> > the two cards as I don't need jumbo on one of them.
> > Thanks
> > Arnaud
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