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Old 03-11-2004, 04:09 PM   #1
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Cable modem speed in Suse Linux 9 Professional


Hi

wondering if anyone can help me:

I have a dual booting machine with windows and Suse Linux prof 9.

Have set up me network card (Netgear FA 311) in Linux and I am connected to the internet. BUT, the speed of my connection ressembles Dial-up. Windows works fine.

How can I solve this problem, do I need to force my ethernet card to work at full duplex and at 10/100Mbps? How can I tell its configured at dual duplex? Do I need drivers or are they in the Kernal already? Do I need to put anything in the dhcp config files?

Any help from people who have experienced this is would great!!
 
Old 03-11-2004, 04:33 PM   #2
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Check to make sure you don't have your firewall set to high. If you have a router you probably don't need it anyway.
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