DECnet/E and DECnet-Plus

From: Stan Barr <>
Date: Sat Jan 31 12:43:14 2004


"Zane H. Healy" <> said:
> Fred,
> >What I did notice is that DEQNA's (and DELQA's) quite often drop packets
> >as soon as traffic gets heavier on the network. I tested this at the
> >raw-iron level (my own bare-metal test code) so that is not an OS-
> >driver issue. Under E11, I did not see this weirdness happen, so it
> >is a real-hardware thing.
> Have you ever gotten DECnet/E running on E11? Has anyone? I forget where it dies, but IIRC, it gets as far as the reboot after the install, then it can no longer find the ethernet adapter.

I'd love to know too. I just found a NE2000 card which I stuck in my E11
machine and was about to look at DECnet (about which I know *nothing*).

Stan Barr
The future was never like this!
Received on Sat Jan 31 2004 - 12:43:14 GMT

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