[Soekris] ethernet lockup with 100M 3com hub

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Fri May 9 18:33:16 UTC 2003


On Fri, May 09, 2003 at 02:20:24PM -0400, Chuck Yerkes wrote:
> Are you locked down the speed or using auto-negotiation?
> 
> I've learned to lock down the speed/duplexity of all machines
> that don't move (eg. not laptops) to avoid re-nogotiations and
> general problems.
> 
> (not just soekris, but Suns, Intel boxes, etc)

I work on a network with about 45K nodes.  We hate autonegotiate.  
Autonegotiate bad.  Ick.

Chris -)-----

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