Re: 2.2.16 3c90x ?

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Thu Feb 01 2001 - 12:41:06 EST

> Just wondering... How safe is it to switch from 10Mbit network to
> 100Mbit network while the machine is up?

Providing the driver is properly coded absolutely fine

> from 10Mbit to 100Mbit while machine was up, it just froze solid.
> I'm using 3Com 3c905C Tornado network card and the corresponding driver
> is 3c90x.

Use the standard kernel 3c59x.c driver instead. That one for me at least
is happy doing 10/100 switches

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