dick hoogendijk dick at nagual.st
Thu Apr 24 06:34:34 PDT 2003

Today I changed from a 10baseT hub to a 100Mbps switch; changed the
connectors and expected a fast ethernet home network.
Wrong! The only ethernet card that changed to 100Mbps is the one in the
machine of my son, running on windows98 :-?

My linux server, the OS-X-10.2.5 (iMac) and the FreeBSD machine stayed
on 10Mbps. What's wrong here? Why do the card not autonegotiate the
right speed? What need I set and where to get the full speed of my

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++ Running FreeBSD 4.8 ++ Debian GNU/Linux (Woody)

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