[tech] Bizarre network problem
bongus at ucc.gu.uwa.edu.au
Sun Apr 9 15:19:44 WST 2000
> > Lightning is bad.. mm'kay.
> though how you'd get lightning down your ether I am wondering?
well.. I couple of years ago, our neighbourhood got "struck" - in our
house it took out 4 network cards, a motherboard, a modem, the house alarm
system, and a video recorder.
I've returned several Xircom cards which have suddenly stopped
working - network cards seem to have a higher failure rate.
Angus (who ponders the existance of a 'lil high voltage
electric detonator attached to an rj45 plug)
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