Subject: Re: de0 on 164LX gives poor throughput
To: None <>
From: Andy Doran <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/10/1999 14:00:59
> What kind of card?
> '143 based cards (as my newer DE500s and the PWS onboard interface)
> using the internal (non-MII) PHY definitely fail to autonegotiate
> because there is no code in the de driver to deal with it.
> Manually setting to full-duplex doesn't work either,
> so the only way is to use simplex mode.

How well supported is the xx143 chipset? I've got a bunch of P-IIs here
that would be far better off running NetBSD than Win95 which have Tulip
Ethernet onboard.