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Date:	Sun, 16 Sep 2007 12:22:17 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Configurable tap interface MTU

From: "Ed Swierk" <>
Date: Wed, 12 Sep 2007 09:54:35 -0700

> On 9/11/07, Herbert Xu <> wrote:
> > Please make it 65535 without an Ethernet header and 65521
> > with an Ethernet header.
> Here is a revised patch that allows MTUs up to 65535 for tap
> interfaces and up to 65521 for tun interfaces.
> (If I set the MTU to 65521 on a tun interface, ping complains "message
> too long" when I send a 65521-byte packet; 65520 works okay, though.)

Applied to net-2.6.24

Please provide a proper Signed-off-by: line and a full
changelog with every patch submission and revision in
the future.


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