New find - Poor Man's Network - - for CP/M!

From: R. D. Davis <>
Date: Fri Mar 16 20:56:05 2001

On Fri, 16 Mar 2001, Bob Stek wrote:
> It uses standard serial or parallel ports and is based upon a very modified
> Christensen protocol to communicate with itself on the other computer (it
> only support two computers - after all, you couldn't afford more than two
> computers if you were really poor <g>). It's capabilities seem to have been

Nice find! Hmmm... idea: Run this on an MP/M system with about 8 or
16 ports, and then you can have a network of quite a few CP/M and MP/M
systems. :-)

Out of curiosity, does anyone here know of any attempts to write a
TCP/IP stack for MP/M boxen?

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