At 05:38 PM 2/19/2006, Alex Neuman van der Hans wrote:
>True, I once had a similar problem with SQL Servers not replicating well
>with each other. Turns out both were on DSL links, and behind firewalls -
>and strange stuff was happening to packets, with both the DSL providers
>and the firewall vendor collectively pointing their fingers at everybody else.
>I used DRTCP (http://dslreports.com/drtcp/) to reduce the MTU to 1430 at
>each side and Presto! - everything's been working perfectly since then.
This should be an FAQ:
"When using any Microsoft file sharing, MS-SQL or MS Remote Desktop
protocols, if having slowdowns or problems especially with VPN or PPOE,
reduce your MTU and try again."
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