[SunRescue] Sun 3/50 and SLC
mdeen at xs4all.nl
Mon May 8 07:57:54 CDT 2000
> On Mon, 8 May 2000, Maarten Deen wrote:
> > Liam Stewart:
> > > hooked up to my home LAN, but the ethernet on it seems to be quite flaky;
> > > there's massive packet loss. I've ruled out the tranciever, interference,
> > > and the hub so the problem has come down to the actual ethernet hardware
> > > in the box unless I've missed something. Is there way to fix/replace it?
> > Sun 3 ethernet is very poor at best. Packet loss probably is not good even
> > by sun3 standards, but otherwise, expet 300kB/sec at maximum.
> > Have you tried to hook it up to thinwire using the BNC connector?
> Erm, what drivers/OS are you assuming?
> FTP'ing a file to my linux-running sun3 shows:
> 8640054 bytes received in 14.2 secs (6e+02 Kbytes/sec)
Hmm, in my memory I thought the hardware was bad. Could be sun's ie driver
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