Subject: Re: in-kernel pppoe success (MSS clamping)
To: Mike Pelley <>
From: Rick Byers <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/02/2001 00:08:15
On Thu, 1 Nov 2001, Mike Pelley wrote:

> > Anyway, please publish this code (cleaned up or not) and run this through
> > the mailing list!
> I would like to spend a bit more time on it before I post it, and
> unfortunately I have another NetBSD-related task that must come first.
> I will try to post it this Sunday however (this will be the first
> weekend I've had free in quite some time ;o).

Awesome, thanks - its (sadly) necessary to have MSS clamping support in
any real-world pppoe implementation IMHO.  I just realized I can't access
some of my favourite web sites anymore because of the mss problem.  Kind
of ironic actually, today I couldn't get RFC 1191 (PMTU discovery) from because of this problem :)