Still more PBX-wise. It's (acting like it's) alive!

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Thu Aug 19 13:05:01 1999

On Thu, 19 Aug 1999, Daniel A. Seagraves wrote:

> [What do I mean by idle loop?]
> On the console there are 6 buttons for each loop, whatever a loop is.
> When I pick up an idle one (which they all are), I get a dial tone.

Hmm, interesting. I wonder if that means this switch is only capable of 6
simultaneous connections? Most modern switches (from 80s on) use a time
division multiplexed bus that allow a much greater number of connections
(usually 256 or more).

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