SLUG Mailing List Archives
Re: [SLUG] Marvell PHY plus forcedeth: no gigabit?
- To: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Marvell PHY plus forcedeth: no gigabit?
- From: Ben Donohue <donohueb@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2011 17:31:09 +1100
- User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv:126.96.36.199) Gecko/20101207 Thunderbird/3.1.7
Try not auto neg. Try manual assignment. also check switch port has not
been set to 100mbs by accident.
Try another cable?
On 28/02/2011 5:23 PM, peter@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
I have a GigaByte GA-M51GM-S2G motherboard with an MCP51 gigabit NIC, with a
MARVELL PHY. It's plugged using CAT 5-E cable into a gigabit
switch. But it insists on connection at 100Mb/s.
There are other gigabit connections that are workking at 1000Mb
into the switch.
Any ideas on how to fix this? Or is the PHY cactus?
# dmesg | grep eth0
forcedeth 0000:00:14.0: ifname eth0, PHY OUI 0x5043 @ 1, addr 00:0f:ea:53:3c:7f
device eth0 entered promiscuous mode
forcedeth 0000:00:14.0: eth0: no link during initialization
ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): eth0: link is not ready
forcedeth 0000:00:14.0: eth0: link up
ADDRCONF(NETDEV_CHANGE): eth0: link becomes ready
# ethtool eth0
Settings for eth0:
Supported ports: [ MII ]
Supported link modes: 10baseT/Half 10baseT/Full
Supports auto-negotiation: Yes
Advertised link modes: 10baseT/Half 10baseT/Full
Advertised pause frame use: No
Advertised auto-negotiation: Yes
Supports Wake-on: g
Link detected: yes