>> Hey everyone, I just upgraded to 1.3b1. Once the unit was up and running
>> I started receiving the same kernel messages as I did when I tried
>> pfSense in this config.
>> kernel: em0: discard oversize frame (ether type 8100 flags 3 len 1518 >
>> max 1418)
>> It does not appear that the MTU is actually getting forced. Again, I had
>> this issue when I > upgraded to pfSense a while back trying to combat the
> No, looks like it is getting forced and therefore won't accept
> anything larger than your MTU. That doesn't affect what your clients
> are sending.
> I'm guessing you probably have it set at 1400 because you had MTU
> issues in the past with connections hanging or similar issues that
> used to be common with VLAN's. What happens if you take that out now?
With those in it does affect traffic a great deal - not a lot passes. They
were added due to some traffic having issues with the VLANs - ie. some web
sites not accessible. I will change the config and try that CF card when we
another slow traffic time.