[OpenWrt-Devel] Configuring ethernet auto-negotiation off, setting speeds explicitly

Aaron Z aczlan+openwrt at gmail.com
Tue Nov 11 23:20:40 EST 2014

On Tue, Nov 11, 2014 at 9:09 PM, Shankar Unni <shankarunni at netscape.net> wrote:
> Is there any way to disable auto-negotiation on an ethernet interface and manually set the speed and duplex parameters for it via netifd? (some equivalent of "option autonegotiate 0", etc.?) I couldn't find anything in netifd that would allow us to specify this directly.  Failing this, are there any clever tricks that can allow us to do this?
Have you looked into swconfig [1]? that looks like it should let you
set link speeds on a per port basis.

[1] http://wiki.openwrt.org/doc/techref/swconfig

Aaron Z
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