How to force the speed on the Intel Ethernet cards in the RF650VPN:

How to force the speed on the Intel Ethernet cards in the RF650VPN:

- SSH into the box using Putty, login as loginuser and then superuser.
- Edit the /etc/modules.conf file and add the options statement at the end.
alias eth0 eepro100
alias eth1 eepro100
alias eth2 eepro100
options eepro100 options=0x40,0x40,0x40

The various options are:
Hex Decimal Meaning
0x20 32 Force 100mbps-only operation
0x30 48 Force 100mbps-only with Full Duplex
0x40 64 Force 10mbps-only
0x50 80 Force 10mpps-only with Full Duplex

options eepro100 options=[adapter1], [adapter2], [adapter3], [adapter4]

Save the changes, quit SSH, go into the box via Webadmin and restart the box.