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MTU 4G network - USB - pinging

Discussion in 'Asuswrt-Merlin' started by dreba, Aug 13, 2017.

  1. dreba

    dreba Occasional Visitor

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    I get this: What does it mean?

    72 bytes from 216.58.209.142: icmp_seq=9 ttl=54 time=48.139 ms

    wrong total length 92 instead of 1500
     
  2. RMerlin

    RMerlin Part of the Furniture

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    ICMP pings don't carry 1500 bytes, it would be totally pointless and a waste of bandwidth when all is needed is a small ICMP packet to be sent back and forth.
     

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