• Subject: Re: Ethernet x-over cable
  • From: Jim Langston <jlangston@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 16 Nov 1999 09:28:10 -0800
  • Organization: Conex Global Logistics Services, Inc.

10BaseT uses pins 1, 2, 3 and 6.  1 and 2 are transmit, 3 and 6 are receive
(or vice versa, don't' remember which).  It should be a simple matter of 
swapping
1 and 3, 2 and 6.

See: http://www.telebox.com/technical.html

Regards,

Jim Langston

Jon.Paris@halinfo.it wrote:

> I need to build a x-over cable to allow me to connect two PCs without using an
> ethernet hub. What I don't know is the pinout and which pair(s?) need to be
> crossed.
>
> Can anyone help me out?

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