shameful-cabling gallery of infamy - does anybody know where it went?

Jay Hennigan jay at
Mon Sep 10 05:14:23 UTC 2007

Vinny Abello wrote:

> One of the stranger things a field tech of ours encountered wasn't necessarily bad wiring (although it's not great), but the fact that the demarc was located next to the toilet in the bathroom. Naturally, the constant humidity caused bad corrosion problems and other issues with their telco services. :) So as a general rule of thumb, avoid putting your telco and/or network gear next to the crapper or the services the equipment is meant to provide might also stink. 

On the plus side, they didn't have to go far for a ground.

Jay Hennigan - CCIE #7880 - Network Engineering - jay at
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