[plug] [OT] What are USB A-A cables good for?

George Raphael gmraphael at dsgaustralia.com
Thu Apr 29 01:02:21 WST 2004

Hi Chris

Where did you get the A-A cables from? I looked everywhere - but couldn't
find any.



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[mailto:plug-bounces at plug.linux.org.au]On Behalf Of Chris Caston
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Subject: [plug] [OT] What are USB A-A cables good for?


I got some USB2 A-A cables thinking I could use them as extensions but
it appears not.

So what are they good for? (other than blowing up two machines by
connecting them together)


Chris Caston
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