[mythtv-users] IOBOUND errors over NFS - fixed

Kevin Kuphal kuphal at dls.net
Fri Feb 24 02:35:39 UTC 2006

Asher wrote:
> On 2/23/06, Kevin Kuphal <kuphal at dls.net> wrote:
>> It's a wiki.  Fix it yourself or provide the detailed explanation.
>> There is certainly nothing about this that requires both sides to be
>> fixed at full duplex.  Networking isn't a one to one arrangement.  I too
>> work in IT for a living and I can fix my servers at full duplex gigabit
>> without fixing my multitude of clients at full duplex as well.
>> Kevin
> Right, because your switch supports 1000FD, and is able to handle you
> forcing your connection.  I don't think Rudy was saying all the
> clients have to support FD, but the switch needs to support it.
> I turn autoneg off on all my devices just as force of habit, Cisco
> used to tell people not to use auto on their switches cause it often
> failed, and I've stuck with that ever since, but you have to know that
> both sides (computer and switch) are set to the same speed and duplex.
Sure, the switch certainly needs to support this mode and the wiki page 
already says as much.  I'm not sure what else needs to be said in that 


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