[vortex] Speed and duplex not autosensing correctly

Jason Bradley Nance jnance@normaltownship.org
Thu, 29 Mar 2001 15:38:09 -0600

> So I have 2 questions:
> 1-    Why isn't this card autosensing correctly?  Is it possible that
> eth0 runs at 10 base (since it is connected to the DSL modem that runs at
> base) that eth1 is doing the same?

> 2-    What can I do to fix it?

More info:

I forced the card into full-duplex 100 base mode (it wouldn't do 100 base
without full-duplex... duh...).
That just leaves me with the question of why.  Why do I need to force the
card into this mode?