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Setting full duplex

Tips for setting network cards to full duplex


To see current settings (Slackware 9.x):

ethtool eth0

Use one of the following tools to network adapter to Full Duplex mode:

Windows XP

To set network adapter diferent mode open "Properties" of card in "Network settings" and use "Configuration" button. In tab "Detail" [?] set item like "Media type" to "10Mb Full Duplex".


When you are loading module, add parametrs options and full_duplex. For example with module for NIC 3c590*:

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