Re: TCP/IP stacks

chuck elliot (
Wed, 13 Mar 1996 15:53:49 +0000

The CD extras *were* available from
but I'm not sure if they still are.

At 08:13 13/03/96 -0800, you wrote:
>chuck elliot wrote:
>> <snip>
>> > Let me ask you this; can you get Win95 to dial into a SLIP provider
>> >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
>> >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...)!
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