Subject: Re: default values for IPv4
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/13/2002 05:25:14
>I think this is the appropriate change. Historically, as we've improved
>our TCP, we have gradually turned on the new features by default after some
>time has passed to demonstrate that they actually work as expected. Path
>MTU was off because we didn't have blackhole detection and thus knew there
>were problems. Since you added blackhole detection, I don't think there's
>any reason for Path MTU to be off by default (Jason? Kevin?).
hmm. maybe the kernel change is the way to go. anyways,
i think it nice to have more information in sysctl.conf,
i may work on it when i have time.