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14657Re: [SeattleRobotics] Move files between two laptops (W95/W98)?

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  • Tom Light
    Sep 1, 2003
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      A standard parallel cable won't work for this. I just did a beep test on the
      parallel cable I use with Laplink and here is the pinout:

      1 - 1
      2 - 15
      3 - 13
      4 - 12
      5 - 10
      6 - 11
      7 - NC
      8 - NC
      9 - NC
      10 - NC
      11 - 6
      12 - 4
      13 - 3
      14 - 14
      15 - 2
      16 - 16
      17 - 17
      18 - NC
      19 - NC
      20 - NC
      21 - NC
      22 - NC
      23 - 23
      24 - 24
      25 - 25

      > Well, that's if you have a parallel cable. What kind of cable does it
      > require? I've got a basic male-male straight-wired parallel cable that
      > I've been using for PC control applications, will that work?
      >
      > At 11:48 AM 9/1/2003 -0700, trbrenke wrote:
      > >the difference is dramatic.
      > >I was coping a directory using a serial connection.
      > >I went to bed and came back in the morning. only about 1/4 of the way
      done.
      > >
      > >I trashed it and got a parallel cable.
      > >1 hour later that was done.
      > >
      > >parallel is 8X wider and not limited to a baud rate.
      > >
      > >but if you have the time...........
      > >
      > >----- Original Message -----
      > >From: "Tom Capon" <robot@...>
      > >To: "srs List Server" <SeattleRobotics@yahoogroups.com>
      > >Sent: Monday, September 01, 2003 10:52 AM
      > >Subject: Re: [SeattleRobotics] Move files between two laptops (W95/W98)?
      > >
      > >
      > > > But you'll have to agree, floppy disks are slower, to say the least of
      it.
      > > >
      > > > At 08:37 PM 8/31/2003 -0700, trbrenke wrote:
      > > > >BUT, serial is very slow.
      > > > >been there. done that.
      > >
      > >
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