Re: serial client for WWW?
Aleksandar Totic (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fri, 5 Nov 93 19:33:40 CST
> This is probably a dumb question, but here goes: is there any way
> to get to a WWW server from a serially connected Macintosh? I'm giving a
> demonstration of tools of interest to faculty in the humanities at a remote
> college; I'm told they have only a serial network connecting their Macs to
> a central server, which in turn probably has telnet capabilities to the
> rest of the Internet. Suggestions would be welcome.
I do not know of a way, without using SLIP, or ARA. We are toying with
the idea of porting 'term', a UNIX utility, but have not looked into
it in any detail. Volunteers?
Aleksandar Totic - lead MacMosaic programmer - email@example.com
Software Development Group National Center for Supercomputing Applications