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 From:  Jesse Guardiani <jesse at wingnet dot net>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: Re: to Wrap or to Soekris that is my question?
 Date:  Tue, 14 Dec 2004 19:34:26 -0500
Chris Buechler wrote:

> On Tue, 14 Dec 2004 18:28:13 -0500, Jesse Guardiani <jesse at wingnet dot net>
> wrote:
>> 
>> So are you saying that the Soekris 4501 won't even route 100Mb speeds?
>> Or does the 4501 only have 10BaseT ports?
> 
> They're 10/100 ports.  Won't even get close to 100 Mb, though they
> fared better in Manuel's testing at 16-18 Mb.  You bring up an
> interesting point though, with the really quite strange setup I was
> using to test, I have to wonder if one of the cards incorrected
> autonegotiated at 10 Mb.  Regardless, you aren't even going to come
> close to 100 Mb.

From my brief google searches, it looks like the Soekris boards use
the sis driver, and the DP83815 chipset. That sucks. I bet a decent
fxp 828559 chipset with link0 enabled (interrupt mitigation) would
perform a lot better.

What is the ethernet chipset on the WRAP boards?

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