[Snort-users] Tap -> Hub Problem.

Chris Green cmg at ...1935...
Mon May 6 13:53:02 EDT 2002


"larosa, vjay" <larosa_vjay at ...3331...> writes:

> Hello,
>
> I need to ask for some advice. I have a situation where there is a century
> tap installed that splits my  link in to
> two pieces. Send and Recieve. When I plug these two connections in to any
> sort of hub, or switch with port mirroring
> (Tried a NetGear DS108 and a Cisco 3500) I get approximately a %50 error
> rate according to my network analyzer.
> When I run either or connection alone, I do not get any errors. Does anyone
> have any idea why this might be
> happening? Thanks!

Full Duplex ethernet going into a half duplex hole.

You'll have to bump your switch down to 100half duplex.
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