[futurebasic] Re: [FB] Ethernet

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From: tedd@...
Date: Wed, 31 Mar 1999 08:48:27 -0500
Terrald:

>2) I have no idea how to set up ethernet and there are no local Apple
>dealers.  Do you know of anyway/source to guide me on how to set this up and
>the best way to get the fastest situation?  I know nothing about the
>mechanical ways nor the theoretical issues such as half or full duplex, hubs
>or swithers, several small hubs or one with a large series of ports, etc.
>No thoughts/abilities to know which would be the easiest, fastest, most
>reliable such as Asante, Farralon, etc.

Check out:

http://www.cisco.com/univercd/home/home.htm

They provide a pretty comprehensive study of the subject. Also, look at:

http://wwwhost.ots.utexas.edu/ethernet/ethernet-home.html

I have all of my computers hooked up to an Ethernet. Simple and everything
works well -- including shared printers. Run into any problems, feel free
to ask.

tedd

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