any easy way to force 10/100 nics to 10?

Jeff Garzik jgarzik at
Wed Oct 24 10:48:53 EST 2001

"Kevin B. Hendricks" wrote:
> Hi,
> My new dsl router seems to hate 100 connections from my 10/100 nics.
> Is there an easy way to force 10mb speed (a /proc setting?)?

The standard way, in this order, is (a) via ethtool, (b) via mii-tool,
or (c) using a command line option at kernel boot time.

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