8.1 xl + dual-speed Netgear hub = yoyo

Peter Maxwell peter at allicient.co.uk
Sun Oct 23 12:43:59 UTC 2011

On 21 October 2011 16:00, <perryh at pluto.rain.com> wrote:

> ...snip...
> Both connections were using the same (short) Cat5 cable, I tried two
> different ports on the 10/100 hub, and other systems work OK on that
> 10/100 hub.
> How do I get this interface to operate properly at 100MB?

"Auto-negotiation" is a nightmare, and *will* cause you problems.  The best
you can do is try to try to set every device using the switch to 100Mbps
full, if that doesn't work buy a proper switch.

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