Bug 606983 - need option to override local link-mtu and tun-mtu settings
Summary: need option to override local link-mtu and tun-mtu settings
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: NetworkManager-openvpn
Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-06-22 20:38 UTC by Michael Ploujnikov
Modified: 2011-06-27 18:46 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2011-06-27 18:46:12 UTC

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Description Michael Ploujnikov 2010-06-22 20:38:16 UTC
Description of problem:
Every time I connect to my work's VPN I see these warnings in /var/log/messages:

Jun 22 16:17:11 turbo-desktop nm-openvpn[29526]: WARNING: 'link-mtu' is used inconsistently, local='link-mtu 1592', remote='link-mtu 1460'
Jun 22 16:17:11 turbo-desktop nm-openvpn[29526]: WARNING: 'tun-mtu' is used inconsistently, local='tun-mtu 1532', remote='tun-mtu 1400'

I suspect that this happens because nm-openvpn internally sets local link-mtu and tun-mtu to those values. I would like for an option to have nm-opevpn _NOT_ set these values and/or an option for me to specify these values.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. configure VPN connection (not tap)
2. establish a VPN connection
3. read /var/log/messages
Actual results:
I see the above warnings

Expected results:
I expect to not see the above warnings

Additional info:

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