[Snort-users] RE: Read-Only Ethernet cable

Frank Knobbe FKnobbe at ...649...
Thu Jun 21 18:37:08 EDT 2001


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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ryan Russell [mailto:ryan at ...35...]
> Sent: Thursday, June 21, 2001 10:48 AM
> 
> > This worked like a charm once I plugged it into a pure 10 
> MB hub. It failed
> > to work on a autosense 10/100 hub, but I guess that could 
> be overcome by
> > setting the port speed manually.
> 
> Autosensing requires 2-way communication. :)
> 
> 					Ryan


Uhm, yeah. :)  Also, some (most?) auto-sensing hubs contain a bridge
internally, so there may be the same issue with MAC table being
messed up like on switches. I have used the cable on pure 100 MB hubs
without problems though.

Glad it works for you.

Regards,
Frank

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