Re: Unable to confugure my NIC with ethtool or mii-tool.

From: Olivier (
Date: 08/04/04

Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2004 00:45:27 +0200

David White wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> Fedora Core 2 correctly identifies my NIC as a Davicom dm9102 and is using
> the correct driver (dmfe ver 1.36.40) The NIC was sold as a CNet Pro100wl
> NIC.
> The system is a dell dimension with a netgear router and dsl modem. The
> network seems to start very slowly.
> I can't figure out how to see if it is set to full-duplex 100mbs or check
> for any other features that might speed up the system.
> Neither Ethtool or mii-tool will give me any info.
> Dave White

I also have a netgear dsl router/modem and the fact is it is piece of
crap. I have a DG834G and a recent patch ( 5th ) improved somewhat the
wireless stability.