Problem with my 3Com 905c
brian.mckee at gmail.com
Wed Sep 9 01:53:15 BST 2009
On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 7:28 PM, Stefano
Vettorazzi<stefanovettorazzi at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> > The result is: "01:0c.0 Ethernet controller: 3Com Corporation
>> > 3c905C-TX/TX-M
>> > [Tornado] (rev 78)"
>> That's a really common card (I've got a half dozen of them downstairs)
>> both embedded and not. I wouldn't think there would be any issue with
>> The issue (I think) is with your DSL provider/modem/upstream of you.
> No. Because I have tried in Windows and the speed is the real.
I would grab another computer of some sort and connect them with a
switch/hub or crossover cable and ping each other. That takes a lot
of possible problems out of the equation and provides a good test.
Another option would be to boot from the Live/Installer CD and ping
from there rather than your custom kernel. What results do you get?
I checked - I've got eight machines at work with that card in it and
pretty normal Ubuntu install - local LAN ping times (100baseT not
gigabit) run 0.2ms
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