oreoboy (
Fri, 17 Oct 1997 20:31:27 -0400

> On Fri, 10 Oct 1997, Rolf Hemmerling wrote:
> > So M$Netmeeting and I$ H323 clients are really garbage by
> > construction...
> Garbage by construction? For simply not providing a multipoint
> conferencing solution? I don't think so. Microsoft has the advantage at
> this point in that their software is free. I$? I assume that's Intel?
> Keep in mind that a lot of people who get into videoconferencing do it to
> keep in touch with relatives. A husband who contacts his wife thru video
> conferencing or a parent connecting with their kid has no need for
> multipoint conferencing. There's no requirement in their situations that
> demand that videoconferencing meet the same expectations that a group in
> real life might have. In that sense, point to point conferencing is all
> they ne

Is anyone using Netscape Conference or Host On Demand?