Re: PPP vs. SLIP

Collins,Richard;ContStd; (RCOLLINS@LEIF.UCS.MUN.CA)
Sun, 12 Feb 1995 02:29:14 -0500


PPP allows multiple protocols routed and has better error checking but
there's an overhead cost for this (10%???). Slip is less reliable but
theoritically faster because it has less to do.

On Tue, 12 Feb 1991, C. R. Coberley wrote:

> Stupid question, but gotta ask it:
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> Can anyone tell me which protocol is better (if any) for using CU-SeeMe --
> either SLIP or PPP -- or is there no appreciable difference? Mainly I am
> interested in any differences in speed / throughput.
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> Thanks
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