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Re: Crossover cable

I think the concept was that the powerability detection scheme would have 
to work even if a crossover cable were present. Thus the transmit and 
receive pairs would be looped back within the cable itself.

Bob Bell

At 01:48 PM  10/5/99 , Mike_S_McCormack@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:

>The only reference that I can find to crossover in cabling in the 802.3
>specification is in a sentence that such wiring is beyond the scope of
>Should I assume therefore that there is no specification for crossover

Bob Bell
Cisco Systems Inc.