--- Blair Campbell <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Blair, I have tried a number of things. LPTlink
> > to work in a Win98 command shell, but not under
> > FreeDOS or MS-DOS 7.1. It doesn't crash the
> Does it transfer the files correctly in Win98? Do
> the MD5SUMs check out?
No, it doesn't work. If I launch the client on a pc
that has a viable null modem connection to another pc
running w98, it says it is waiting for a connection,
and then it says it is receiving a file, and then it
hangs or says it can't read the file it is receiving.
It does this whether or not I am trying to load the
server on the other end.
This only happens if it's hooked to a pc running
windows, so I suppose Windows is sending something to
the port... a bunch of gibberish that screws up
lptlink. It also caused lptlink to deposit some
illegal files in my desktop directory, which I had to
clean up by booting to DOS. So, it was trying to do
something but Windows got in its way.
As for the server, it says "Access Denied" when I try
to launch it. Maybe I have the syntax wrong.
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