Re: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmm
- True enough...heck, I even have a 2-port card which I originally bought so that I could hook up 4 other Empire players.Steve----- Original Message -----From: Grey OneSent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 5:48 PMSubject: RE: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmmA serial port can be added for less than 15 dollars.-----Original Message-----
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Steven Woodcock
Sent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 7:37 PM
Subject: Re: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmmHmmmm....I admit I hadn't thought of that. Good point.Steve----- Original Message -----From: barryemSent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 7:44 AMSubject: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmm--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Steven Woodcock"
> Well, like I said...to be fair you CAN use what you've got if you
install the Netbios stack on your various machines. It's just not
usually installed by default. You CAN even get it all working using
the serial port connections if you work hard at it (Bob Rakowsky said
I was the only person he knew he got the full 6-player serial port
connection working besides him), but it's harder than it ought to be.
A lot of newer computers don't come with serial ports. My new one