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  1. Kernel Kurtz liked Philimon's post in the thread Pics of your pet.

    [IMG]

    Sep 19, 2020 at 4:23 PM
  2. Kernel Kurtz replied to the thread Router/Mesh Network Recommendation.

    LOL yeah a 3850 is kind of pricey for a home switch. Do you have a wiring closet? I tried using a 3750 in my home office but it was...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 11:12 AM
  3. Kernel Kurtz liked SineDave's post in the thread Router/Mesh Network Recommendation.

    I use a lot of solarflare 10GbE NICs :). What most bothers me is people using 10GBaseT but not using shielded cable. Seriously??? My...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 11:04 AM
  4. Kernel Kurtz liked dBel84's post in the thread Pics of your pet.

    [img] sometimes life just gets too much

    Sep 18, 2020 at 10:02 AM
  5. Kernel Kurtz liked Xecuter's post in the thread Pics of your pet.

    Jester! She brings soo much joy :) [IMG]

    Sep 18, 2020 at 10:02 AM
  6. Kernel Kurtz liked ultrabike's post in the thread Router/Mesh Network Recommendation.

    Probably a shitty PHY (modem) on you system. When I was working at Solarflare (now part of Marvell), over 15 years ago, were able to...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 9:59 AM
  7. Kernel Kurtz liked JustAnotherRando's post in the thread Router/Mesh Network Recommendation.

    As far as I can tell, the only difference between 5 and 5e is how tightly the wire pairs are twisted for crosstalk reduction. I guess...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  8. Kernel Kurtz liked Metro's post in the thread Router/Mesh Network Recommendation.

    Cat5 maximum speed is 100 Mbps Cat5e and Cat6 are 1G Cat6e is 10G I was surprised to discover that the cable rating really does matter,...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 9:58 AM
  9. Kernel Kurtz replied to the thread Router/Mesh Network Recommendation.

    It's also important to stay within the 100m maximum run spec. I worked in a place a few years ago that had a 400ft run for a trunk and...

    Sep 18, 2020 at 9:57 AM
  10. Kernel Kurtz replied to the thread Router/Mesh Network Recommendation.

    If it is Cat5e you can run gig on it. I do wifi for a vocation, but if you have cable already I would totally use that.

    Sep 17, 2020 at 7:01 PM
  11. Kernel Kurtz commented on netforce's profile post.

    Didn't see the launch, but the benchmarks are still impressive. Not something I would wake up early for, but Iooking forward to the...

    Sep 17, 2020 at 5:04 PM
  12. Kernel Kurtz liked netforce's status.

    Woke up early for the first time since March for 3080 launch. Should have just slept in, what a waste of time and a disaster of a launch

    Sep 17, 2020 at 5:01 PM