Subject: Re: PCI Modems?
To: Rick Byers <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/12/1999 04:23:45
On Sat, 11 Dec 1999, Rick Byers wrote:
> Hah hah... Somehow I doubt AOpen will provide the programming specs, since
> their website says it's "for Windows computers only".  Besides, I don't
> want the CPU overhead of a software modem (and my expereince has been that
> they are unreliable anyway - hopefully that's changed now, but when I
> worked for an ISP "winmodem" was the dirtiest word a customer could say to
> us).

Yes. But there's still a number of laptops out there that have such modems
built in... (my Tecra 8000 e.g. ;-)

 - Hubert

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