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To enable hxge network interface support of Ethernet jumbo frames, use the ifconfig(8) command to set the network interface maximum transition unit (MTU) parameter to the desired frame size.
Note that there is no official or standard jumbo frame size specification. While the exact size chosen for your network’s jumbo frame support is typically not important, it is important that you configure all communicating nodes on the network to have the same size (in case a packet-size error occurs and the packet gets discarded).
Note - The commands shown in the following examples can be used for both RHEL and SLES.
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