[CentOS] Bonding and network cards

David Hrbáč hrbac.conf at seznam.cz
Tue Dec 2 19:59:43 UTC 2008

Ralph Angenendt napsal(a):
> That is strange. But you shouldn't be needing mii, use_carrier should be
> working with modern cards - if they come up at once.
> I have bonding on 2 Broadcom NetXtreme II BCM5708 1000Base-T where the
> card takes so long to come up that the bonding driver assumes the wrong
> link mode (100baseT instead of 1000baseT).
> But those cards do work with miimon (which uses miitool and/or ethtool).
> Cheers,
> Ralph

Well, bonding's not working for me with r8169.

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