Re: [PARPORT] how fast is a parallel port really?

Tim Waugh (
Mon, 27 Sep 1999 22:29:30 +0100 (BST)

On Mon, 27 Sep 1999, Heather wrote:

> In the old days I would have been fairly sure that ethernet was faster
> by a good margin. Anybody have more than subjective thoughts?

It is still faster by a good margin.

There have been attempts at enhanced PLIP-like protocols for IP over
ECP/EPP, but I'm not aware of any that are completed.

(Anyone else know different?)


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