[CentOS] 8139 dropping packets
geisj at pagestation.com
Mon Oct 29 09:26:36 EDT 2012
> ck your duplex. I have had two recent problems with duplex:
> One, with a Cisco router - it auto-negotiated every time to half duplex, even
> though it really -was- full. Use mii-tool to find out.
> Two, with a RR modem - the speed was forced to 10mb half duplex instead of
> 100mb full duplex. All sorts of strange loss. Once I put it back, all was well.
> I have used TONs of 8139s, and while I do see where they are not the fastest
> kid on the block, I cannot say I've seen packet loss.
Bob - thanks,
I found this article:
my devices are 10/100 and auto-negotiate. I will be changing them as
soon as I can.
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