Bug ID 627084: HyperV: Linux interfaces doesn't apply mtu less than 1500.

Last Modified: Apr 10, 2019

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Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP LTM, VE(all modules)

Opened: Nov 04, 2016
Severity: 3-Major

Symptoms

HyperV: Linux interfaces doesn't apply mtu less than 1500. This is as per RHEL Kernel and not a BIG-IP limitation.

Impact

The MTU value can't be changed to a value lower than 1500 for any interface.

Conditions

- BIG-IP guest deployed in HyperV environment. - MTU set to less than 1500 on any of the network interfaces.

Workaround

Avoid applying an MTU smaller than 1500 for any network interface in a BIG-IP instance deployed in HyperV.

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change