> -----Original Message----- > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:owner-freebsd- > [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Wojciech Puchar > Sent: Sunday, August 31, 2008 11:21 AM > To: David Polak > Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org > Subject: Re: FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE getting terrible throughput using sk0 > adapter > > > still seeing really slow download speeds. I then decided to see if > something > > was wrong with the system by downloading the same image from the same > source > > that I downloaded on linux in order to bootstrap freebsd and the > speed > > difference was appaling. It had downloaded at 10.29 MB/s. Once > freebsd was > > installed, It will only go at 60KB/s.. > > > > > > looks like problems with speed/duplex autoconfiguration with the > switch, > or bad support for PHY in FreeBSD. > > what you describe is quite common case when one side gets configured > for > full duplex, other for half duplex. > > as it works for linux, maybe PHY support in FreeBSD is buggy. > > try setting up speed and duplex options manually
I have set the duplex to full-duplex and it has increased the speed to about 200kb/s on the same file. As far as phy support, I guess I really don't know, but the drivers for the chipset have been around for a while. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"