There was a big thunderstorm here this morning and I think it affected the
network somewhat. I turned on the Windows box (what? You think I leave
that thing running all night? With all the garbage Windows spews forth on
the network?) and after it finishes booting, it can't see the network.
The hub shows a connection. I remove the termination from the 10Base2
connection and half the network goes down like it should, so the hub is
fine. Okay, restart Windows.
I check monnet, and I see some wierd stuff—the Windows box is
sending out Ethernet packets with the broadcast address as the
source! That's not right.
I shutdown Windows and powercycle the machine.
Now it's okay.
Man, Windows is just sooooooo wierd.
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