[time-nuts] sub cables

Scott Mace smace at intt.net
Thu May 1 17:57:09 EDT 2008

I've heard that sharks seem to prefer biting fiber cables as opposed to
the old ones.

How else will they get their lasers? :)


Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In message <481A3683.4050300 at intt.net>, Scott Mace writes:
>> A repeater or regen goes optical-electrical-optical.  I think you are
>> talking about an EDFA.  While it may pass light when it's down, one
>> has to take into account the optical budget of the span.
> Sorry for sloppy terminology here :-)

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