Bug ID 602381: Poor performance can occur with MPTCP

Last Modified: Dec 20, 2018

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP All(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3, 12.1.3.1, 12.1.3.2, 12.1.3.3, 12.1.3.4, 12.1.3.5, 12.1.3.6, 12.1.3.7, 12.1.4

Opened: Jun 30, 2016
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

Slow transfer speeds encountered with MPTCP. It appears to be a client MPTCP bug exposed on a VMWARE ESXi client using the vmxnet3 driver.

Impact

degraded performance experienced

Conditions

MPTCP MPTCP linux client on ESXi

Workaround

None

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change