[thelist] Networking PC's to Mac's

spinhead evolt at spinhead.com
Mon Nov 26 16:27:00 CST 2001

Do you have reasons you don't want to use Dave? I know it's a little
temperamental, but it's the best I've found. Couldn't get much to happen
with the standard Windows services (wonder why?) and couldn't even get
PCMacLan configured.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Carbon Chip" <emailus at carbonchip.com>
To: <thelist at lists.evolt.org>
Sent: Monday, November 26, 2001 2:16 PM
Subject: RE: [thelist] Networking PC's to Mac's

> i did put win2k appletalk on, but it [helpfully] informed me that it was
> suitable for file/printer sharing, and indeed only might be if i was
> win2k server [im just running pro across this network.
> banrett
> -----Original Message-----
> From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org
> [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of Ed
> Sent: 26 November 2001 22:15
> To: thelist at lists.evolt.org
> Subject: RE: [thelist] Networking PC's to Mac's
> : [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of Carbon Chip
>  : Sent: Monday, November 26, 2001 2:03 PM
>  : looking for an *effective* way to network one Mac G4 OS9.1 to
>  : multiple PC's
>  : on Win 2K into an 8port hub.
> I have tried to use MS built in appletalk networking, but found it buggy
> NT4, and heavy/chatty in Win2K (appletalk is a chatty protocol, so it adds
> more traffic to the network).
> I have been using Dave a lot in client environments and find it very nice.
> It's a bit pricey, but for just one machine, might be worth it.  If you
> broke, then turn on Appletalk services in win2k and give it a shot.

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