Citrix Netscaler Fragmentation Issue

Gert Doering gert at
Wed Jun 8 20:54:25 CEST 2011


On Wed, Jun 08, 2011 at 09:26:36AM -0700, George Bonser wrote:
> Using SLB-PT on Citrix Netscaler causes the entire unit to blow up when
> a client with a small IPv6 MTU connections and packets must be
> fragmented.  It doesn't simply break the VIP or that client's session,
> it blows up the entire unit and it must be restarted.

Are you using "NAT style" SLB-PT, or "Reverse Proxy" style SLB?

Netscalers really want to be proxies, everything else is just added
"because customers are asking for it" - and they don't like to do that

Gert Doering
        -- NetMaster
did you enable IPv6 on something today...?

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