Ethernet cable (Was: Sun3 valuations?)
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Tue Jan 23 10:48:17 CST 2018
On 01/23/2018 09:10 AM, Bill Gunshannon via cctalk wrote:
> If you didn't locate the transceivers on those black marks you would
> have had terrible performance as that affects collisions. Timing (among
> other things like grounding) was very important with that version of
> ethernet hardware.
It's my understanding that the marks (black bands or other markings on
the sheath) were exactly one wavelength apart. Which from what I
remember ~> understand from my ham radio days is quite important.
Grant. . . .
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