Kerosene is a Cisco Catalyst 4506-E running IOS (the *real* IOS, not the one made by the fruity company). It's configured by SSHing to from inside the UCC network. Kerosene's config can also be seen at

  • All wall ports in the clubroom are connected through Kerosene
  • The gigabit uplink goes through Kerosene to a separate gigabit port on Murasoi

  • The two new 48-port line cards are POE-enabled, so we can get
  • Kerosene is very heavy


Lard is a Cisco Catalyst 4507R also running IOS that sits in the Guild communications cupboard opposite UWAnime. It is responsible for turning our single-mode fibre UWA uplink to Cat6 which runs back to the clubroom. It also has a downstream trunk coming back from the clubroom, which handles that side of Cameron Hall. Unigames' and UWAnime's wall ports (including our wifi in UWAnime) connect via Lard. It is also very heavy.


Bitumen is an old Cisco Catalyst 4507R running IOS that was previously in the place of Kerosene. The config of Kerosene was lifted nearly 1:1 from Bitumen when they were swapped, only remapping ports between the different-sized line cards and accounting for the new 10G capability. Bitumen is also very heavy.


See Walnut. Its configuration is also accessible at


Curviceps can only be configured by via web interface, which is at This is on the management VLAN, which is only routed from inside the UCC. If at all possible, any machines on this switch should have either ladvd (where available) or lldpd installed so it's easier to tell what ports they're connected to.


Coconut is a Cisco 2948G running CatOS. It's configured by telnetting to from inside the UCC network. Coconut's config can also be seen at

  • Not in use any more, except for camps


Not used anymore, except for LANs. The default IP of the Alloy, contrary to what the manual says, is The default password is 'admin'.


The same model as Coconut, this switch is only used for LANs. Every port is set to vlan 5, except port 1 which is a trunk port for connecting the loft cable. When it's connected to the network, you can telnet to it on Its config can also be seen at