2550 with bcm5700

jason andrade jason at dstc.edu.au
Thu Nov 7 05:47:01 CST 2002

On Thu, 7 Nov 2002, mad mad wrote:

> NAS configuration: 10/100 Nic Ip:
> Cable cat 5 twisted pairs UTP
> this cable is plugged in the broadcom Gigabit NIC of the poweredge
> Gigabit NIC configuration : 100 Mb full duplex ip :
> the gigabit eth is up
> but i can't ping the nas server from the 2550

are you sure you have used a crossover cable ?  the nics in servers
are not auto MDI-X switching.

> I can see in /proc  stats that the amount of paquets is increasing
> but no answer from nas

usually that will be the sent packets if you are pinging from a server.

> but i all the time can't ping the nas server (no filtering)

to make this simple, can you plug both into a switch and see
if they can ping each other then ?



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