Re: Funny Network Transit Delays

2000-05-12 Thread Mike Nowlin
the other end is set to full. I wouldn't trust any "Auto" settings until it can be assured that it doesn't hurt. Agreed -- from experience with a couple of HP Procurve 2424M switches and various 100Mb cards, the "Auto" setting is less than reliable... My Netgear FA310TX(?) and Intel

Re: Funny Network Transit Delays

2000-05-12 Thread Adam
Are you sure the duplex settings are correct on all nics? If they are on coax or a hub, it should be set to half duplex. If you are connected to a switch or a crossover cable, you may use full duplex on the nic only if the other end is set to full. I wouldn't trust any "Auto" settings until

Funny Network Transit Delays

2000-05-12 Thread Yann Ramin
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hi there. I have an interesting problem (figured it out myself) but I'm wondering why it is occuring. I have a setup with Two FreeBSD machines (3.2 and 4.0 RELEASE), a Windows machine, and a NetBSD machine. The NetBSD machine has three 3Com 3C509/B NICs