On Fri, May 09, 2014 at 02:38:16PM +0900, Yonghyeon PYUN wrote: > On Thu, May 08, 2014 at 05:23:32PM +0000, Alexey Dokuchaev wrote: > > I just had a chance to plug the Ethernet cable directly into my laptop's > > bge(4) port, and it immediately negotiated at 1000baseT; but with the > > switch, > > it can only feel fine with 10baseT/UTP (after some 1000baseT-no carrier flip > > flopping). So it looks like it fails to talk to the switch. Given that > > this > > switch of mine in a simple (dumb) piece of equipment, any ideas how to help > > ale(4) to negotiate with it at full speed? > > Because there is no publicly available data sheet for Atheros F1 > PHY I'm not sure what could be done in this case. The only thing > I can think of at this moment is announcement of next page in auto > negotiation. [...] > Try attached patch and let me know whether this makes any > difference for you. You may have to cold boot the box because > stock driver used to clear next page bit in auto-negotiation.
Thanks for the patch, but it does not make any noticeable difference. I'll try to boot some Ubuntu livecd to see if it works there; eventually I might have to simply go out and buy some PCI-E gigE card. :( ./danfe _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-current To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-current-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"