> I'm worried about the collisions on my LAN interface, since it's full duplex
> and connected to a gigabit switch. I've read somewhere that there could be
> problems with the Realtek 8029 chipset, which this NIC has. Could that be
The reason is because it's not full duplex. According to the ed(4)
man page, the full duplex mediaopt isn't available on that driver.
Most every ed-based card I've seen has a coax port in addition to
RJ45, and coax can't do full duplex, so my educated guess would be the
chipset doesn't support full duplex at all (the driver doesn't, at a