Re: TCP/IP stacks

chuck elliot (
Wed, 13 Mar 1996 09:35:02 +0000

> Let me ask you this; can you get Win95 to dial into a SLIP provider without
>any PAP or CHAP...? I've seen Win95's dialer in action, and it does work as
>you previously mentioned.
>BUT... With all of Win95's power, it still lacks the well-rounded abilities
>that Trumpet provides.
> I prefer both, each has their uses with particular situations. Mine is to
>connect to my workcenter's dedicated modem bank using Trumpet and SLIP without
>PAP. The other is to use Win95 for my PPP (w/PAP) connection to my ISP at
> Now, does this *quell* future Trumpet vs. Win95 arguments, once and for all?

Win95 works with SLIP fine and is easier to set up than Trumpet. However, the
SLIP components are on the CD but not on the disk version.
Chuck Elliot
Sheffield Hallam University UK
tel. 0114 2533135: fax. 0114 2533161