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I managed to do this with a straight through cable. --[[User:Factory|Factory]] 23:22, 10 August 2008 (EDT)
 
I managed to do this with a straight through cable. --[[User:Factory|Factory]] 23:22, 10 August 2008 (EDT)
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:Chanches are that one of your Network Interface Cards is a Gigabit Ethernet Card which supports AUTO MDI-X according to its specification. AUTO MDI-X automagically adjusts to the cable type, so that it makes no difference which type you use to connect. The article is correct mentioning the use of a crossed cable. --[[User:Rondal|Rondal]] 08:19, 24 August 2008 (EDT)

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The first method is nice for larger networks, it is explained in these articles: Simple stateful firewall HOWTO and NAT'ing firewall - Share your broadband connection 09:01, 25 October 2006 (PDT)Gilneas

I managed to do this with a straight through cable. --Factory 23:22, 10 August 2008 (EDT)

Chanches are that one of your Network Interface Cards is a Gigabit Ethernet Card which supports AUTO MDI-X according to its specification. AUTO MDI-X automagically adjusts to the cable type, so that it makes no difference which type you use to connect. The article is correct mentioning the use of a crossed cable. --Rondal 08:19, 24 August 2008 (EDT)