semi-ot: sis900 lan support
steve at nexpath.com
Thu Mar 27 11:46:00 CET 2003
Alessio Sangalli wrote:
> I load the sis900 module or I compile it into the kernel, but the
> performances are incredibly low: if I transfer a huge file, the transfer
> starts at 5MB/s more or less, but after few seconds it drammatically
> drops to 60KB/s. I would need more that two hours to transfer an ISO image.
> I'm using kernel 2.4.20, pcchips810lmr with 256MB memory and athlon2000+...
I tried a 954MB (ls -lh) file on pcchips 787cl+ (sis900, via C3, 320Mb
ram), and it took 22:20 using scp, no compression. Since I have a
10baseT network, using ssh, and other traffic, this seems about right
(700+ kb/sec). Kernel is 2.4.18, sis900 driver v1.08.02.
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