[Openswan Users] Problem with large packets

Martin Wickman martin at wickman.com
Thu Sep 9 22:21:09 CEST 2004

Paul Wouters wrote:
> On Thu, 9 Sep 2004, Martin Wickman wrote:
>> I changed the MTU on my local machine to match the NAT-router I am using
>> (ADSL with MTU 1454) using 'ifconfig eth0 mtu 1454'. That made it
>> possible to _send_ any packets without any problems. Problem is that I
>> can only receive packets smaller than (I think) 1325 bytes from the
>> office network. Trying anything larger than that results in a stalled
>> connection. I'm stuck.
> Herbert posted a fix a few days ago to the list that addressed this issue.
> Either apply his patch, or grab the latest openswan-2 tree from CVS.

Ok, done that (using latest CVS), but I still have the same problem, 
that is: sending large packets to the remote end works, but sending from 
remote to local fails. Let me know if I provide you guys with any type 
of debugging information.


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