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Jan. 22nd, 2002

You know what I found at Meijer today that shocked me? Category 5 and 5e Ethernet patch cables. What's pissed me off is that I needed some ethernet once on a sunday night at like 2am and went to one and couldn't find any, today I was looking for a replacement razor head and stumbled on the CAT 5 by accident.
Arrgh. Well, at least I know where I can get some now. (They're in the aisle with the telephone, speaker, and cable wire, if you're curious)


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Jan. 22nd, 2002 10:27 am (UTC)
what's the difference between 5 and 5e?
Jan. 24th, 2002 08:36 pm (UTC)
5e is higher quality and certified to run gigabit ethernet (GigE) over twisted pair (thus you can use the normal ethernet wire instead of fiber for gigE.)
Jan. 22nd, 2002 10:59 am (UTC)
Sure enough. Also, I get 12% off because my mom works there!
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