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From: Jeff Garzik <jeff@garzik.org>
To: Pekka J Enberg <penberg@cs.helsinki.fi>
Cc: Stephen Hemminger <shemminger@vyatta.com>,
	romieu@fr.zoreil.com, sorbica@icplus.com.tw, jesse@icplus.com.tw,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, netdev@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [RFC/PATCH] ipg: add jumbo frame support kconfig option
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 03:05:07 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <47C519B3.7050200@garzik.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0802270952050.19294@sbz-30.cs.Helsinki.FI>

Pekka J Enberg wrote:
> On Wed, 27 Feb 2008, Pekka J Enberg wrote:
>> Ok, so a sysfs attribute would be sufficient, I suppose?
> 
> s/sysfs attribute/module parameter/

You could do it that way, but really, a non-jumbo default MTU should be 
sufficient.

The user must take proactive action to change the MTU to jumbo at that 
point...  that way its far more likely to get tested, while being 
non-default, too.

	Jeff




  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-27  8:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-26 19:49 Pekka J Enberg
2008-02-26 20:32 ` Stephen Hemminger
2008-02-26 23:08   ` Jeff Garzik
2008-02-27  7:44     ` Pekka J Enberg
2008-02-27  7:52       ` Pekka J Enberg
2008-02-27  8:05         ` Jeff Garzik [this message]
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2008-06-20  6:37 Andrew Savchenko
2008-06-20 11:12 ` Pekka Enberg
2008-06-20 15:41   ` Stephen Hemminger
2008-06-22  9:23     ` Pekka J Enberg
2008-06-22 13:07       ` Andrew Savchenko
2008-06-21  0:04   ` Andrew Savchenko
2008-02-26 19:46 Pekka J Enberg

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