Subject: Re: with 100baseTX de
To: None <tech-net@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/23/1998 23:57:36
In article <Pine.NXT.3.93.980123000607.3727Jemail@example.com>,
Sean Witham <Sean.Witham@asa.co.uk> writes:
> IS this a bug or feature ??
Probably a problem with your ethernet card.
> If I re-patch a 100TX de0 connection NetBSD 1.2 corectly reports that
> the link is down and suggests a connection problem. However after the
> link is re-patched the de0 device until I ifconfig de0 up the device.
I turn off my 100TX hub every night because the fan is quite noisy. If I
turn it on again in the morning my "router" (i386 with a D-Link DFE-500TX)
always recognizes the working link and activates 100TX mode automatically.
Matthias Scheler http://home.owl.de/~tron/