Bug 1468049 - [RFE][Docs] Document best practices for MTU and ethernet device settings with regards to the multi-tenant SDN plugin [NEEDINFO]
[RFE][Docs] Document best practices for MTU and ethernet device settings with...
Product: OpenShift Container Platform
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Documentation (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: brice
Meng Bo
Vikram Goyal
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Reported: 2017-07-05 18:36 EDT by Brennan Vincello
Modified: 2017-09-06 20:46 EDT (History)
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Description Brennan Vincello 2017-07-05 18:36:59 EDT
Description of problem:

Requesting best practices for MTU and ethernet device settings with regards to the multi-tenant SDN plugin

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): OCP 3.4

Existing docs:

OpenShift SDN

Configuring the SDN

Troubleshooting OpenShift SDN

Additional info: 

After noting TCP packet loss between hosts and ingress hosts, causing cross Data Center OpenSSL to not work, MTU was increased to 8950. This resolved the issue but it's unclear if this is optimal.

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Comment 3 brice 2017-07-28 02:26:15 EDT
Submitted a docs PR for this:


Still a WIP, but might be enough information for any customer cases.
Comment 4 openshift-github-bot 2017-08-10 19:26:57 EDT
Commit pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/openshift-docs

Merge pull request #4862 from bfallonf/mtu_1468049

Bug 1468049 added MTU information to the performance guide
Comment 5 brice 2017-08-10 19:28:31 EDT
The above PR has merged. Please let us know if there's anything more needed to help with the customer cases.

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