Re: Realtek NIC speed issues
- To: Daniel Thomas <Daniel.Thomas@mailbox.gu.edu.au>
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- Subject: Re: Realtek NIC speed issues
- From: Bob Nielsen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Sat, 13 Nov 1999 04:20:21 -0700
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- In-reply-to: <email@example.com>; from Daniel.Thomas@mailbox.gu.edu.au on Sat, Nov 13, 1999 at 08:21:44AM +1000
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What driver are you using with this card? I'm using the ne2k-pci
driver (compiled into the kernel) and typically get several hundred
kB/s transfer rates (10-base2) with 8029-based cards on both my
computers (potato, 2.2.13 and 2.0.38 kernels).
I just ftp'd a 17 MB file between the boxes as a test and got 975 kB/s.
On Sat, Nov 13, 1999 at 08:21:44AM +1000, Daniel Thomas wrote:
> Hopefully someone can help me on this as I've just about given up. I have
> a realtek8029 based PCI network card. Under windows this card performs
> well, getting good (50+kb/s) from local sites. Under Debian however I'm
> doing well if I average 10kbs from the same location. Does anyone have any
> Some other info that may be useful:
> I upgraded from 2.1 to 2.2 about a month ago, it was during this process
> that I first noticed the speed dfference.
> I know of another person with a similar problem who also started having
> it after the upgrade.
> Other people with excatly the same card running Red Hat have no
> Thanks in advance,
> Daniel Thomas
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