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 From:  taharka <res00vl8 at alltel dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] PPPoE - MTU Problem
 Date:  Thu, 23 Jun 2005 21:42:18 -0400
Marcelo Webber wrote:

> Dear Friends,
>
> I'm using WAN PPoE Connection, and have set the MTU in 1440.
>
> But in System Log I've found the following messages:
>
> Jun 21 18:17:14 mpd: [pppoe] setting interface ng0 MTU to 1492 bytes
> Jun 21 18:24:21 mpd: [pppoe] up: 1 link, total bandwidth 64000 bps
>
> Does someone has tested changing PPoE and succeded in getting a 
> different value?
>
Yep, a long time ago, I changed the ng0 MTU to 1500. Change it back to 
the original value real quick, as frequent disconnects from my ISP 
started occurring :-(

> I've tried 1.2B3, 1.2B8 & 1.2B9, and got always the same message.
>
Any particular reason for changing that value other than just being curious?

> Thanks,
>
taharka

Lexington, Kentucky U.S.A.