Mar 052014

Jumbo frames are Ethernet frames with more than 1500 bytes of payload. Conventionally, jumbo frames can carry up to 9000 bytes of payload, but variations exist and some care must be taken using the term. Many Gigabit Ethernet switches and Gigabit Ethernet network interface cards support jumbo frames. Some Fast Ethernet switches and Fast Ethernet network interface cards also support jumbo frames.
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Jul 102013

Q: What is the default DNS cache expiration time?

A: Whether or not a DNS query cached is based on the response from the respective DNS server(s):

If DNS responds that the query is non-cacheable, the cache time-to-live (TTL) is set to 0.

If DNS responds that the query is cacheable, the cache TTL is set to a value in seconds.
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