8.x release of Clarkson packet driver collection
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- Subject: 8.x release of Clarkson packet driver collection
- From: Russ Nelson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Mon, 11 Feb 91 10:58:53 EST
The 8.x release of the Clarkson collection of packet drivers is
The packet drivers are for MS-DOS, and serve to hide the difference between
network cards, and allow multiple protocol stacks to access the same card.
Most often people are interested in running Novell's Netware and TCP/IP
at the same time.
Summary of changes in the 8.x release:
New drivers: HP Ethertwist, 3Com EtherLink Plus, UB NIC/PS2,
ARLAN 450, NCR ET-105, D-Link DE-600, Mitel Express,
NE/2, DEPCA, BICC Isolink (4110-2/3) (buggy).
Bugs fixed: pktchk, 3c523, ibmtoken, tiara, ne2000, ubnicpc.
All class 1 drivers can also act as class 11 drivers.
The Clarkson packet driver collection
The Clarkson collection of packet drivers is available by FTP, by
archive-server, and by modem. They come in two flavors -- executables
only (drivers.zip), and source+executables (driverss.zip). All of the
following instructions apply to both drivers.zip and driverss.zip.
I distribute the packet drivers on two 360K 5.25" disks, or a 720K
3.5" disk. I charge a fee for the service of copying and mailing
these disks. You can send me a check for $20, or you can send me a
purchse order and I will bill you for $22. NY residents add 7% sales
tax, overseas orders add $3 for shipping. If you send a check,
please be sure it is in US dollars -- the bank charges me $15 to
convert checks drawn in foreign currencies.
11 Grant St.
Potsdam, NY 13676
Send mail to email@example.com and put the following
command as the body of your message:
This will send you a help message. Reading this help message will tell
you how to fetch the packet drivers.
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