Re: TCP/IP stacks

Sgt Daniel W. Erskine (
Wed, 13 Mar 1996 08:13:53 -0800

chuck elliot wrote:
> <snip>
> > 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
> >APCi!
> > 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

Aa-ha... That explains everything! I have floppy install only (boo-oo-oo)!
Now, I need to find out what I can do to trade in my Win95 install floppies for
an install CDROM (sigh...)!

"THERE IS NO SANITY... Just organized CHAOS!!!"


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