On Thu, 20 Jul 2000 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: > I myself would prefer an alternate that lessens the load on the > computer itself. Then if you want cross-platform compatibility, make > it RS-232 interfaceable... You can already connect the C64 to e.g. a Linux box using SLIP. If you want, you could add more intelligence to the Linux end of the connection; it could e.g. filter out broadcast, UDP and ICMP packets. I think that a simple ad-hoc network is a better idea. If you want some more challenge in the implementation, make all nodes equal and have them automatically detect the network topology and figure out node addresses. You could add e.g. a PC to that network via a custom interface, if you want to have a file server or such. Marko - This message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list. To unsubscribe: echo unsubscribe | mail email@example.com.
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