Subject: Re: Dual ether on the same wire?
To: Curt Sampson <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: port-i386
Date: 11/19/1996 17:05:06
Curt Sampson <> writes:

> Even cheap NE2000 clone cards should do over 600 K/sec on the
> Ethernet. I'd grab a copy of netperf (do a web search to find it)
> and do some analyses before attempting to find a solution. The
> problem is as likely in your application as anywhere else.

I once ran a network test and managed to get about 8.9 megabits/sec
between a 486dx2/66 and a P100, the former with a 16-bit SMC and the
latter with a NE2000 clone.  The wire was otherwise empty, however.