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 From:  "Chris Buechler" <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  YvesDM <ydmlog at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  "Monowall User List" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] 1.232 total freezes since we use PPPOE
 Date:  Mon, 17 Mar 2008 03:22:34 -0400
On Mon, Mar 17, 2008 at 3:15 AM, YvesDM <ydmlog at gmail dot com> wrote:
>  But it's so strange it did never happen b4 we changed the ISP.
>  Anyway, I will sure give it a try on a problem system to see what it brings
>  me.

It wouldn't be that strange. Your effective MTU with PPPoE is 1492, 8
bytes less than it was previously. Lots of things can potentially
happen with a lower MTU that wouldn't occur at 1500, from a "magic
packet that freezes the system" perspective.