Re: Trumpet WinSock and Win95

Herman Rouge Willett (
Tue, 12 Mar 1996 05:35:45

Trumpet scripting is something that I've never used, or needed to
use, so I guess I am one of the few that really don't need it.

With my dial inservers running PPP dedicated (no login prompts,
etc) and CHAP, all is automatic once the modems connect.

>Lee Byung Seo wrote:
>> You don't need Trumpet Winsock in Win95 for TCP/IP, I think.
>> Win95 supports a standard TCP/IP.
>> Why you want install Trumpet Winsock in Win95 ?
>> Good Luck
>> bslee
>> On Mon, 11 Mar 1996, Karl-Heinz Gasper wrote:
>> > Hi all,
>> > Is there anybody who installed Trumpet WinSock in Win95 (instead of
>> > Microsoft's standard software)? What is (step by step) to do?
>> > Any hint I would appreciate!
>> >
>> > Ciao!
>> > Karl-Heinz email:
> IMHO, Trumpet's scripting capability is a powerful feature that *most* people
>would *hate* to give up!!! Especially, if it meant having to learn a whole new
>scripting language from another dialing utility!
> I've used Win95's internet application and find it easy to configure as a PPP
>connection using PAP (Password Authentication Protocol); no scripting required.
>BUT... If I try connecting to an ISP without PAP, I'm *screwed*, unless I learn
>Windows 95's scripting language, Aaa-arr-rr-rgh!
> Again, there's your trade-offs, and then there's your solutions! Preferences
>are what you make of them.
> As far as configuring Trumpet with Win95? Well, I've tried the 16bit version
>and (barely) got it to work (yack!), but I haven't tried the new 32bit Win95
>version. Either one *should* work with your standard Trumpet (16bit version)
>script files.
>Good luck!
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Herman R. Willett
Infrastructure Specialist / Consultant
Mobil Oil Corporation
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