The VMware Knowledge Base provides support solutions, error messages and troubleshooting guides
Jumbo Frames support with Broadcom NICs (1009473)
When using Broadcom chipsets VMware only officially supports the use of Jumbo Frames with chipsets that use the bnx2 driver such as 5708, 5706 and 5709.
Using Jumbo Frames with chipsets that use the tg3 driver is not supported by VMware. For more information on hardware compatibility, see the Search the Hardware Compatibility Guide page.
Request a Product Feature
To request a new product feature or to provide feedback on a VMware product, please visit the Request a Product Feature page.