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Re: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmm

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  • Steven Woodcock
    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 ... From: Grey One To:
    Message 1 of 19 , Nov 9, 2005
      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 One
      Sent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 5:48 PM
      Subject: RE: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmm

      A serial port can be added for less than 15 dollars.
      -----Original Message-----
      From: empire-deluxe@yahoogroups.com [mailto:empire-deluxe@yahoogroups.com]On Behalf Of Steven Woodcock
      Sent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 7:37 PM
      To: empire-deluxe@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmm

      Hmmmm....I admit I hadn't thought of that. Good point.
       
      Steve
       
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: barryem
      Sent: Wednesday, November 09, 2005 7:44 AM
      Subject: [empire-deluxe] Re: hmmm

      --- In empire-deluxe@yahoogroups.com, "Steven Woodcock"
      <wyrdhaven@a...> wrote:
      >
      > 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
      doesn't.

      Barry

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