Re: CU-SeeMe and TIA

Geoff Rehn (
Mon, 19 Sep 1994 21:00:44 -0400

At 04:28 PM 19/09/1994 -0400, Kevin Sawad Brooks wrote:

>I'm using SLIP and TCP (on Mac Quadra 700),
>and applications such as Mosaic, Homer, Anarchie...
>work fine. I am also using TIA (The Internet
>Adapter) instead of a regular SLIP connection.
>Could this be the problem?

Yes. TIA is a SLIP _emulator_.
It does not support the ICMP or UDP protocols that CU-SeeMe uses.

Thus, you cannot use PING under TIA, ARCHIE is problematic and, most
regretably, CU-SeeMe won't work.
Oh well... can't have everything under TIA.

Geoff R.

Geoff Rehn
Lecturer, Educational Technology
Academic Service Unit Murdoch University