Subject: Re: 3c905b Ethernet Cards
To: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Greenman <email@example.com>
Date: 02/17/1999 06:46:24
>On Wed, Feb 17, 1999 at 11:58:25AM +0100, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> If the fxp driver seems to be "slow as hell", I'd suggest there's
>> something else which is wrong with your system.
>Definitely not for two reasons:
>1.) Christian Hopps had the same problems when he replaced a Tulip board
> with an Intel board.
>2.) I only replaced my Compaq Neteligent by a newer Intel chipset based
> Compaq networking card. Everything else (cable, HUB, local machine,
> remote machine) stayed as it was. But the transfer speed dropped
> from over 9.5MB/Sec to about 0.95MB/Sec.
...I wonder if there is a problem with configuring the PHY for the proper
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