Cable Colors

Steven M. Bellovin smb at
Mon Jun 16 19:25:57 CDT 2008

On Mon, 16 Jun 2008 17:09:42 -0700
Peter Wohlers <pedro at> wrote:
> About 7% of the male population in the US has red-green
> colorblindness, so keep that in mind.

At least in my son's case, bright colors -- like the typical red and
green cables -- are easily distinguishable.  Pastels are more of a
problem.  But for proper cabling, see -- and make sure you read
the comments...

		--Steve Bellovin,

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