matthew at eeph.com
Mon Jun 16 21:23:31 CDT 2008
Peter Wohlers wrote:
> As you can see, by and large, people assign colors to functions. What
> color to what function varies like the wind. Unlike a previous employer
> whose colo-manager person insisted on using colors to represent cable
> lengths (Doh!), color -> function mapping seems pretty universal.
I used to do that too... Until I stood behind a rack trying to figure
out which of the 70 or so gray wires from the switch was the one going
to the box I was having the problem with. Then I bought as many
different colors as I could find, and mixed things up a bit.
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