While on the subject of good value _SWITCHES_ you might want to try a
buffalo switch, which comes in 8 and 16 port varieties. PCPRO reviewed the
8 port version and gave it a reccomended award.
You can check out the specs at http://www.techworks.co.uk/
(Just to say, that I am in no way associated with this company. I just need
to look around a bit more when choosing a company name!)
Philip Trickett, Director mailto:phil at techworks.ie
TechWorks, 4 Killiney Hill Cottages, Killiney, Co. Dublin. Ireland
From: ilug-admin at linux.ie [mailto:ilug-admin at linux.ie]On Behalf Of
Sent: 22 March 2000 15:47
To: ilug at linux.ie
Subject: Re: [ILUG] [OT] 100Mb switching hub
On 22 Mar 00, at 15:21, I wrote:
> While searching I happened upon an advert for a 2 port switch. Is it just
> me or does that seem like a ridiculous concept? a 2 port hub would
> automatically act as a switch (in that it forwards all traffic to the
> other port). The only advantage over a hub would be full-duplex
Um, yes, silly me...
Ugh! Where coffee?
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