[vcf-midatlantic] PC needed for VCFed BBS
joprysko1 at gmail.com
Wed Apr 26 21:33:22 EDT 2017
Bill, what is the make/model of the machine? I'll look around for a DOS
packet driver just incase something like that beast exists. Using less
IRQ's is better.. :)
On Wed, Apr 26, 2017 at 9:02 PM, William Dudley via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> No, the built in NIC is unlikely to be have a DOS driver, so you need
> the NE2000 NIC, which takes a slot. If you need another slot, you'll
> have to sacrifice the sound card.
> This email is free of malware because I run Linux.
> On Wed, Apr 26, 2017 at 8:57 PM, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> > >> If the NE2000 clone is sufficient, then we don't have to ask anyone
> > for a NIC.
> > ...And it would save a slot for another modem later.
Normal Person: Hey, it seems that you know a lot.
Geek: To be honest, it's due to all the surfing I do.
Normal Person: So you go surfing?
Normal Person: But I don't think that has anything to do with knowing a
Geek: I think that's wrong on a fundamental level.
Normal Person: Huh? Huh? What?
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