Token ring? topic hijack: was Re: Mystery open source switching

Thin. I *so* wish I had thick coaxial Ethernet, but alas, my present
physical facility is just too small for that: my present coax Ethernet
network is contained within a single machine room which is a converted


I've found some thicknet + vampire taps in a few wiring closets of some of our older buildings, but it is all out of service. It wil lget ripped out when that building is gutted for a major overhaul in the next 1-2 years.