[vortex] 3c905b stuck in 10Mbit mode
Tue Dec 4 09:07:02 2001
On Mon, 3 Dec 2001, Brian J. Densmore wrote:
> I used the proper settings. I read all the documentation.
> with the alias eth0 3c90x I only options 3c90x and valid options for
> that driver
> Tried that option 4 had no effect, mii-diag -A 100baseTx killed the
> card and it stopped talking to the switch, had to come in to the coloc
> and reboot.
It's not clear to me: did you or did you not set the card's EEPROM to
autonegotiate for media. If you did, please send the driver start-up
messages and outputs from vortex-diag and mii-diag for the situation with
> I think you're right it is a board configuration. I will swap it out
> with another board I have at home that seems to be working ok.
Before swapping, it might be better if you check the EEPROM settings of
the new card.
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