Subject: Re: Tulip driver (if_de) and MII
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: tech-net
Date: 02/29/2000 11:55:51
At 11:42 AM 2/29/00 , Manuel Bouyer wrote:
>On Tue, Feb 29, 2000 at 08:33:13AM -0500, Paul J. Lavoie wrote:
> > 
> > This problem seems to exist with other Tulip-based cards. What I've had to do 
> > is hard-code both ends to be half-duplex, you should see much better results. 
> > Auto-negotiation seems to always fail, and full-duplex never seems to work.
>That's my conclusions as well.
>I've yet to try this board (dlink 570) in a -current machine :)

I have made fixes to -current for the 21143 and fd with mii.  so you might
want to try it

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