Gerhard Sittig Gerhard.Sittig@gmx.net
Tue Nov 2 07:16:38 1999

On Mon, Nov 01, 1999 at 14:55 +0000, Jonathan Nicholson wrote:
> On Fri, 29 Oct 1999, Donald Becker wrote:
> > On Thu, 28 Oct 1999, Jonathan Nicholson wrote:
> > 
> > You have a duplex mismatch.  Set the switch to autonegotiate
> > the connection, rather than forcing the duplex.
> The switch was set to autonegotiate. I've forced both ends to
> be full duplex, but we are still seing the problems.

Force both of them to half duplex :>  If autonegotiation won't
work and you force both of them to a mode one or another (or
maybe both?) cannot handle, there's no gain.  Especially forcing
full duplex when constraints aren't met will definitely damage
performace or even prevent normal operation.

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