Subject: Re: Intel i82544EI 1000BASE-T Ethernet problem
To: Jason R Thorpe <>
From: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>
List: tech-net
Date: 03/13/2003 13:16:17
On Thursday 13 March 2003 12:51, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> Configure the "makphy" driver into your kernel.  And after doing so,
> make sure not to set the media to anything but "auto".

Yes!  That fixed it.  How come I can't use the media option though?  Seems 
like it should work if I set it manually to what auto sets it to anyway.  I 
even tried mediaopt fdx so it should have been exactly the same.

Anyway, thanks.  I guess I owe you another beer when I am back there this 
year.  :-)

D'Arcy J.M. Cain <>