Subject: Re: Problems with gsip(4)
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/04/2002 22:11:29
On Mon, Mar 04, 2002 at 10:14:21PM +0100, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> The latency was initially set to 32. I tried with 64 but it didn't work well.
> I tried again with 32 and it worked quite well in single user mode. Now
> with both boxes in multi user mode it happens again.
> It seems that the good old Intel 440BX gets really challegend by those NICs.

I'm seeing that too with my AMD 760MP board, and on a slightly older
board with a VIA chipset. I'm thinking that a higher default is probably
a good idea. Unfortunately one of my cards broke, so I can't test anything
right now to check if it's better overall.

- Frank

Frank van der Linden                 
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