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autoselect not working?
Authored by: MaxMarino on Sep 03, '02 04:13:25AM

what if entries for 'media' and 'supported media' were set to: autoselect

Wouldn't that save you from setting and resetting between full and half duplex?
Check with ifconfig if you have those entries set as 'autoselect': Jaguar should select the best available connection.



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autoselect not working?
Authored by: Miga on Sep 03, '02 05:53:01AM

It does not work for me to change to full-duplex, 100BaseTX, though the media supports it.



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autoselect not working?
Authored by: carsten on Sep 05, '02 12:50:29PM

autoselect always sets my ethernet to half-duplex, even though my hub supports it. This was a problem for me in Mac OS 9 too. (G4 dual-450)

(I tried the same hub on a windows machine, and it configured the interface at full-duplex. Grrrr.)

The automatic setting may work just fine on some machines. For example one of the new iMac flat panels I tested automatically selected full-duplex without my intervention.

So if you want full-duplex and automatic isn't giving it to you, you can always try to force it manually. If your hub/modem doesn't support it you won't see any internet activity at all, then just leave it at automatic.



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autoselect not working?
Authored by: macjohnmcc on Sep 20, '02 10:20:53AM

I've changed nothing on my 10.2 Dual G4 1GHz and I see that my NIC is already set to full duplex.



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