Updated Date: 01/02/2006
This release note documents the version 3.3.2 release of the WANJet software. This release is cumulative. You can apply the software upgrade to version 3.1.1 and later. For information about installing the software, please refer to the WANJet User Guide.
This release supports the following platforms:
If you are unsure which platform you have, look on the About screen of the WANJet system user interface.
To back up your current configuration before installing the software upgrade, complete the following steps:
https://<your WANJet 200 or WANJet 400 appliance IP address>:10000
To install the software upgrade, perform the following steps:
Performing a remote upgrade from versions 3.1.1 or 3.1.2
You can perform a remote upgrade to version 3.3.2 from any 3.1.x release. However, if you are upgrading from version 3.1.1 or 3.1.2, you must complete the following procedure.
This release includes the following new features and fixes.
You can now manage the WANJet appliance through the management network interface port. You can configure the management network interface port parameters from the LCD panel.
Common Internet File Sharing (CIFS)
The WANJet appliance now accelerates CIFS file copies (read and write) and directory browsing. For the WANJet appliance to accelerate CIFS files, the Optimization Policy must have the following settings for ports 139 and 445:
For specific information about configuring ports, refer to the WANJet User Guide.
This is the first release in the version 3.3 branch, therefore, there are no fixes for this release.
The following items are known issues in the current release.
TDR-2 performance enhancements (TT2869)
Full TDR-2 performance enhancements are not realized with some text files.
Link down entries in diagnostic log (TT2926)
There are occasional unexplained link down entries in the diagnostic log, however, connectivity is not affected.
Optimizable connections issues (TT2930)
Some optimizable connections are not optimized. This might be related to local configuration of remote subnets.
WANJet 200 platform and hardware bypass mode (TT3079)
Occasionally, when the WANJet system on the WANJet 200 platform is under sustained, heavy load, the system might enter hardware bypass mode, where traffic is passed through and not optimized. To resolve this issue, reset the WANJet system.
Blocked traffic (TT3102)
If the WANJet appliance is under sustained, extremely heavy load processing a high rate of requests per second, the WANJet system might enter a state in which traffic is blocked. To resolve this issue, reset the WANJet system.