Jon Marshall Tue, 01/08/2008 - 01:22
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switch to switch requires a crossover cable.

Jon Tue, 01/08/2008 - 01:53
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Most of the switches include the MDI/MDIX autodetect future on their ports, this will enable a switch to detect a staright or cross cable and tune itself accordingly.

ohassairi Tue, 01/08/2008 - 01:53
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this is called auto MDIX: the port auto detect the nature of the cable and make the necessary :-)

HP switches have this functionnality even for end level ones. 3com too.


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