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@@ -229,6 +229,7 @@ ethtool \- query or control network driver and hardware settings
.BI speed \ N
.B2 duplex half full
.B4 port tp aui bnc mii fibre
+.B3 mdix auto on off
.B2 autoneg on off
@@ -521,6 +522,13 @@ Sets full or half duplex mode.
.A4 port tp aui bnc mii fibre
Selects device port.
+.A3 mdix auto on off
+Selects MDI-X mode for port. May be used to override the automatic detection
+feature of most adapters. Auto means automatic detection of MDI status, on
+forces MDI-X (crossover) mode, while off means MDI (straight through) mode.
+The driver should guarantee that this command takes effect immediately, and
+if necessary may reset the link to cause the change to take effect.
.A2 autoneg on off
Specifies whether autonegotiation should be enabled. Autonegotiation
is enabled by default, but in some network devices may have trouble