bittorrent freezes the system

Lonni J Friedman netllama at
Mon May 8 21:32:22 UTC 2006

On 5/8/06, Josenildo Marques <josenildo.marques at> wrote:
> On Monday 08 May 2006 18:14, Lonni J Friedman escreveu o seguinte:
> > > > Are you really on a 10M/half duplex network?
> > >
> > > Well, it's an ADSL connection and the IP address changes every time it
> > > connects to my ISP...
> >
> > That might explain 10Mb, but not the half duplex.  Have you tried
> > forcing it to full duplex?
> You got me there... I have no idea how I can change that.
> Could you help me ?

ethtool should let you set the duplex setting.  what kind of NIC are you using?

> As for the line that says
> May 8 14:52:03 localhost avahi-daemon[1906]: WARNING: No NSS support for mDNS
> detected, consider installing nss-mdns!
> I'd like to ask if I really need the so-called NSS support... I am just a home
> user...

I really doubt that avahi has anything to do with your problem.  In
fact, you likely don't need it at all.

L. Friedman                                    netllama at

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