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Old 07-14-2005, 04:40 PM   #1
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howto verify link speed

I'm assuming by the amount of time transfers take that I have gigabit speed between my linux boxes. Is there a way to show what speed a ETHx is connected at? I haven't found it through any ifconfig switches.
Old 07-14-2005, 04:47 PM   #2
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ethtool or mii-tool should do the job:
ethtool eth0
mii-tool -v


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