hme0 tx problem

Andrew Belashov bel at
Tue Sep 28 06:23:47 PDT 2004

Hello, Bjoern!

Bjoern A. Zeeb wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Sep 2004, Bjoern A. Zeeb wrote:
> Hi,
>>I am ftping a 10M file generated from /dev/urandom for ethernet
>>testing from host to host. While I can get the file with ~7-8MBit/s
>>I can only put it with ~65KBit/s.  I already played with -txcsum.
> ok, though both switch and sparc said they are 100FDX the switch
> hadn't been *grml*; I forced re-negotiation and now I can get up
> to 3.5MBit/s TX speed (with still 7-8MBit/s RX) but tx still is
> half from what I would expect ?

Show error counters after ftping. (netstat -I hme0).

See dmesg. Whether there are messages like this?

hme0: error signaled, status=0x3030101
hme0: error signaled, status=0x20001
hme0: error signaled, status=0x30001

Best regards,
Andrew Belashov.

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