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Date:      Wed, 02 Aug 2000 03:23:48 +0200
From:      Siegbert Baude <>
To:        Jamie Hermans <>
Subject:   Re: How to enable NIC Full-Duplex ?
Message-ID:  <>
References:  <000001bffc19$fc8e7640$>

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Hello Jamie,

Jamie Hermans wrote:
> I can't seem to force my NIC into full-duplex (yes, I'm on a 10/100 switch -
> I *want* full duplex) - autoselect leaves the interface at half-duplex.

> # ifconfig de0 media "10baseT/UTP <full-duplex>"
> ifconfig: unknown media subtype: 10baseT/UTP <full-duplex>

For me the following line works well:

su-2.03# ifconfig rl0 media 10baseT/UTP mediaopt full-duplex 

Note: no ">" or "<". This is not very clear in the manpage.


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