Date: 4/16/2002 9:42:36 AM (GMT-7)
IP Address: 188.8.131.52
In Reply to: Networking..Stupid Question posted by Connie
ie without use of a switch, you will need what is known as a crossover cable. What it does, as its name suggests, is cross the send wires from one NIC over to the revieve wires of the other NIC and vice versa, whereas a standard piece of CAT 5 will run the wires straight through without a crossover because the hub/switch/whatever takes care of that part itself.
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