RedEye9 wrote on Mar 26, 2023, 14:38:
The magical and mandatory crossover cable. Every tech needs one in their tool bag.
I never carried one and I am sure I don't even own one. I can't remember the last time I encountered a NIC that doesn't do Tx/Rx auto-negotiation. Even cheapass Realtek chipsets do it.
"Just take a look around you, what do you see? Pain, suffering, and misery." -Black Sabbath, Killing Yourself to Live.
“Man was born free, and he is everywhere in chains” -Jean-Jacques Rousseau