Re: Detecting state of iBook gmac ethernet
From: Michel Lanners <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Re: Detecting state of iBook gmac ethernet
Date: Sun, 2 Dec 2001 00:33:56 +0100 (CET)
On 30 Nov, this message from Kin Chung echoed through cyberspace:
> I am trying to set up my ibook to auto-detect and automatically
> set up its ethernet connection.
If you are looking for location-dependant network settings, look at
intuitively (available in woody).
If you are looking for ethernet hardware config such as speed and/or
duplex state, search the archives of this list or of linuxppc-dev; there
has been some talk about that issue lately. IIRC, there have been some
mods by BenH to make the GMAC driver compatible with ethtool and/or
Thanks, both to you and BenH. I was more or less looking for at least
the latter and expecting to have to write the former.
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