Crossover cable connection between 2 computers.

Norberto Bensa nbensa at
Sat Mar 14 03:58:48 UTC 2009

On Sat, Mar 14, 2009 at 1:19 AM, Steven Vollom
<stevenvollom at> wrote:
> Additionally, I am interested in knowing the crossover technology.

A crossover cable is just a normal Ethernet cable with pairs 1-3 and
2-6 crossed.

> One
> thing I have not received an answer for is this, which of these
> processes transfers data faster.

Both cables give you the same speed, unless your nics are 1Gbps and
your router/switch is only 10/100Mbps.


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