semi-ot: sis900 lan support

Peter Stuge stuge-linuxbios at
Thu Mar 27 15:48:00 CET 2003

On Thu, Mar 27, 2003 at 08:29:48PM +0100, Alessio Sangalli wrote:
> Steve Gehlbach wrote:
> >
> >I tried a 954MB (ls -lh) file on pcchips 787cl+ (sis900, via C3, 320Mb 
> >ram), and it took 22:20 using scp, no compression.  Since I have a 
> >10baseT network, using ssh, and other traffic, this seems about right 
> >(700+ kb/sec).  Kernel is 2.4.18, sis900 driver v1.08.02.
> Is it possible to force the network at 10Mbps even if there is a 100Mbps 
> capable cable?

Sure: mii-tool -F 10baseT-HD eth0
(for half duplex)

mii-tool -h for more options.


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