TCP/IP, FTP, and MSDOS?

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Fri Dec 8 00:59:47 CST 2006


C. Sullivan wrote:
> Jules Richardson wrote:
>> C. Sullivan wrote:
>>> Jules Richardson wrote:
>>>>
>>>> Out of interest, what do I need in the way of TCP/IP software / 
>>>> configuration and FTP client software so that I can connect to a 
>>>> remote FTP server from MSDOS? 
>>>
>>> All you need to know: 
>>> http://www.geocities.com/SiliconValley/Park/2884/dosint.htm
>>
>> So, I need a packet driver and a network stack, right? I've found the 
>> Etherlink III DOS config utility, so that's probably the card to go 
>> for as drivers seem readily available.
> 
> If I remember properly, you should be able to find a 'packet driver' on 
> the crynwr site for your card.  That, plus a packet-driver compatible 
> program, and you're good to go.

I seem to remember that some of the DOS TCP/IP stacks worked fine with 
an NDIS driver designed for use with Netware for DOS, but I might be 
remembering incorrectly.

Peace...  Sridhar



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