Token Ring Hub

Gordon JC Pearce gordon at gjcp.net
Sun Jan 14 12:12:33 CST 2007


jim wrote:

> Anyone who can educate me on that one would do me a favor, I
> just did it and it worked (after replacing the 9v battery in the IBM
> gizmo)

There are relays in the MAU that bypass a dead or disconnected port, as 
far as I know.  You need the starter thingy to switch at least one on so 
the others come up.

At least, that's how it was for store loop.  Real token ring may be 
different.

Gordon



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