Diagnosing packet loss
Ggatten at waddell.com
Tue Nov 22 22:33:30 UTC 2011
I noticed the Ethernet flow control is enabled - or seems to be? Perhaps DISABLE Ethernet flow control (rxpause/txpause) in your box AND the switch.
From: Adam Vande More [mailto:amvandemore at gmail.com]
Sent: Tuesday, November 22, 2011 4:26 PM
To: Kees Jan Koster
Cc: Michael Sierchio; Gary Gatten; freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: Diagnosing packet loss
On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 4:11 PM, Kees Jan Koster <kjkoster at gmail.com<mailto:kjkoster at gmail.com>> wrote:
[kjkoster at saffron ~]$ ifconfig bge0
bge0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 1500
inet 126.96.36.199 netmask 0xfffffff8 broadcast 188.8.131.52
inet 184.108.40.206 netmask 0xffffffff broadcast 220.127.116.11
media: Ethernet autoselect (100baseTX <full-duplex,flowcontrol,rxpause,txpause>)
[kjkoster at saffron ~]$ fgrep bge0 /etc/rc.conf
ifconfig_bge0="inet 18.104.22.168 netmask 255.255.255.248"
ifconfig_bge0_alias0="22.214.171.124 netmask 255.255.255.255"
That broadcast address and netmask look wrong for sure.
Should I just change that to 255.255.255.248 as well?
No, that is correct. Leave your alias alone if you want it to continue to work.
Adam Vande More
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