WHY SHOULD I CARE ABOUT FRAGMENTATION? (2)

I actually wanted to write this article the first time as an answer to the question in the title (posted by one of my readers), but I ended up with a long part 1 which talks about why you fragmentation is undesirable and some problems you might run into while it is present.

There's a real story coming below ...

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WHY SHOULD I CARE ABOUT FRAGMENTATION? (1)

A while ago I wrote a few articles on how to interpret fragmented packets in Wireshark (part 1 and part 2). It took the fact that fragmentation exists for granted, so a reader asked me on LinkedIn: why should I care about fragmentation?

Some engineers are quite lucky and never had to troubleshoot MTU and fragmentation issues, perhaps due to ...

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