[plug] NIC mismatch error

Richard Meyer meyerri at westnet.com.au
Fri Nov 18 13:03:27 WST 2005

On Fri, 2005-11-18 at 12:08 +0800, Shawn Owens wrote:
> How can I tell what duplex setting a particular NIC is utilizing; I’m
> receiving a mismatch error on the firewall after adding another card
> of the same type.
> Thanks.

richard1 at Selous:~> dmesg | grep eth
eth0: RealTek RTL8139 at 0xe14fe000, xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx, IRQ 11
eth0:  Identified 8139 chip type 'RTL-8101'
eth0: link up, 10Mbps, half-duplex, lpa 0x0000
eth0: no IPv6 routers present

Look at my third line - gives the speed and the duplex.


Richard Meyer <meyerri at westnet.com.au>
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