Re: SOS - why does an application work fine with a hub but not a switch box?
From: Neal P. Murphy (neal.p.murphy_at_alum.wpi.edu)
Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2003 05:37:42 GMT
David Schwartz passionately intoned:
> Try locking all endpoints to the appropriate duplex settings. This
> sounds like a negotiation problem.
I would second this. In my experience, the auto-negotiation doesn't work
when connected directly (that is, not through a hub/switch. If I had to
guess, I'd think that NICs and/or the drivers are not coded to perform the