09-04-2018 01:33 PM
I am seeking a detailed definition of what is meant by FCIP tunnel "Link Retransmits" metric found in the BNA (v14.x).
The BNA 14.3.0 guide on page 376 provides a very weakly worded definition.
Link Retransmits — The number of retransmitted links.
Timeout Retransmits — The number of retransmits due to timeout
I am amiliar with fcip tunnel "Timeout Retransmits" condition, that is understood.
However, there is no such thing as a "retransmitted link".
Anyone have a information source citing what the BNA developers meant by
Link Retransmits = The number of retransmitted links ?
The only assumption I can make is this "may" mean the retransmit of control frames
when an FCIP tunnel is dropped for such things as loss of keepalive, but I could be