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Change the speed and duplex settings of an Ethernet card

# apt-get install ethtool net-tools # ethtool eth0 or # mii-tool eth0 add a pre-up line to /etc/network/interfaces. Something like this: iface eth0 inet static pre-up /usr/sbin/ethtool -s eth0 speed 1000 duplex full autoneg off address … OR Debian init script: # sudo vi /etc/init.d/100Mbs #!/bin/sh ETHTOOL=”/usr/sbin/ethtool” DEV=”eth0″ SPEED=”100 duplex full” case “$1” in start) […]

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apt-fast: A faster apt-get

# !/bin/sh # apt-fast v0.02 by Matt Parnell http://www.mattparnell.com, this thing is fully open-source # if you do anything cool with it, let me know so I can publish or host it for you # contact me at admin@mattparnell.com # Special thanks to Travis/travisn000 from the PCLinux Forums for making improvements that allow # for […]

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