[vortex] slow receive with 3cSOHO100-TX card / 3c59x drivers

Bogdan Costescu Bogdan.Costescu at iwr.uni-heidelberg.de
Fri Feb 25 02:09:37 PST 2005

On Thu, 24 Feb 2005, Michael wrote:

> mmoedt at 0[~]$ mii-diag
> Using the default interface 'eth0'.
> SIOCGMIIPHY on eth0 failed: Operation not supported
> ----------------------------------------------------------

Please provide the eth0-related log from /var/log/messages. This might 
show if the MII transceiver was found and initialized.
If ethtool exists on your system, please run 'ethtool eth0'.

>  The autonegotiated capability is 01e0.
> The autonegotiated media type is 100baseTx-FD.
>  Basic mode control register 0x3000: Auto-negotiation enabled.

This means that the MII transceiver was found and that autonegotiation 
works - which is good.

Bogdan Costescu

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