Forwarded Re:connecting from a Netcom shell account

Bill Woodland (wcw@bga.com)
Wed, 07 Aug 1996 22:11:31 -0500


Just ot let all of you know this in case you want to use SLIRP:

>Date: Tue, 6 Aug 1996 07:44:51 GMT+0100
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>From: Lewis Taylor <lt@fek.su.se>
>Subject: Re:connecting from a Netcom shell account
>X-Sender: lt@njord.fek.su.se
>To: wcw@bga.com
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>
>At 17:01 1996-08-05 -0500, you wrote:
>hi.
>
>thanks for all the good advice you give us!
>
>just wanted to say that i have cu-seeme working on a shell account using
>slirp. i have two
>accounts, one a slirp account and one a true ppp account. they work equally
>well (or
>equally poorly :).
>
>but you hace to use slirp in the ppp mode, not in the slip mode.
>
>lewis
>
>>
>>If I'm wrong here, someone please let me know, CU-SeeMe only works with a
>>slip or a ppp account. It will not work with SLIRP as far as I know. =
With
>>SLIRP you don't actually get your own IP address, which is necessary for=
it
>>to work. I talked to one guy in the past that was trying to get it to=
work
>>by telling SLIRP something special, tho I don't recall what it was, and I
>>never heard from him on whether he actually got it to work or not. =20
>>
>>Bill Woodland (wcw@bga.com) =20
>>Squeek on Undernet IRC
>>Channel Manager #CU-SeeMe
>>PC only. See no MAC, Hear no MAC, Speak no MAC.
>>NEW URL: http://cu-seeme.cornell.edu/~WCW
>>
>>
>>
>Lewis Taylor tel +46-8-732 5303 lt@fek.su.se
>Kabeluddsv. 12 fax +46-8-732 5303 lewis@algonet.se
>S-183 68 T=E4by lewist@netcom.com=09
>Sweden
>

Bill Woodland (wcw@bga.com) =20
Squeek on Undernet IRC
Channel Manager #CU-SeeMe
PC only. See no MAC, Hear no MAC, Speak no MAC.
NEW URL: http://cu-seeme.cornell.edu/~WCW