Subject: Re: Connecting Modems together.
To: None <>
From: James West <>
List: port-dreamcast
Date: 11/12/2001 17:06:23
Lik-Sang makes one, also, I believe there's plans to build your own on 
Marcus' page.

>From: "andrew culver" <>
>To: <>
>Subject: Re: Connecting Modems together.
>Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2001 15:31:22 -0500
> > But if you want to
> > connect two modems together, it requires that the phone line be 
> > with a voltage source.  Usually a 9 Volt battery will do.  Thats only if
> > your in a pinch.
>In my experience of direct modem-to-modem communications (just running a
>telephone cable from one modem directly to another,) I've found that some
>(most?) PC modems will provide enough voltage on the line that a battery
>isn't nessicary. Anyone want to comfirm/disagree?
> > Along the same lines they make what is known as a "programmers cable"
> > connects to the built in serial port on the dreamcast.
>How/where can I get one of these? :) Does anyone else think SLIP would be 
>reasonable alternative configuration for people who couldn't get their 
>on a BBA?
>   Andrew (

Get your FREE download of MSN Explorer at