[riot-devel] Fragmentation support in IP
Thomas C. Schmidt
t.schmidt at haw-hamburg.de
Thu Aug 18 18:10:44 CEST 2016
GNRC in RIOT supports fragmentation, e.g. in the context of 6LowPAN.
However, you seem to be interested in sending UDP datagrams that exceed
the MTU payload size. I don't think this is common use ... and I don't
think this is clever, either. IP fragmentation is not an equivalent for
On 18.08.2016 18:04, Adeel Mohammad Malik wrote:
> Hi all,
> My question is about fragmentation support in IP in RIOT. Does IP in
> RIOT support fragmentation? The use case I am after is transferring a
> large blob of data (let’s say 5 kilobytes) on the UDP/IP stack in RIOT.
> Is that possible?
> I know that 6LoWPAN supports fragmentation but that is below the IP
> layer. I am interested in fragmentation at the IP layer so that
> application running over it in RIOT can send large data.
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