FreeBSD 8.1 re0 shows half duplex

Bjoern A. Zeeb bzeeb-lists at
Mon Jan 17 09:40:07 UTC 2011

On Sun, 16 Jan 2011, Jeremy Chadwick wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 05:08:33AM +0000, Martin Wilke wrote:
>> Howdy Guys,
>> I have a strange problem, I'm on FreeBSD 8.1 and ifconfig re0 shows
>> half-duplex (see output) and the download speed
>> is damn slow, maximum 20 kbps. I'm not sure how to debug this so it would be
>> nice if someone can
>> help me to fix it.
>> When i change it manually via command line, the media line appeared to have
>> 2 entries -- full-duplex and half-duplex


it all just means that you want to read the thread on net@ from last
week.  A workaround is in HEAD already.


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