Configuration Direct-Cable Connection
for: - - :
Something now was brought to my attention:
||When checking in the
"Modems", only real
modems are listed.
But the "System"-applet of
the "Control-Panel" shows
Each possible "Direct-Cable Connection"-method is
listed as a "Modem",
and has properties, which can be configured:
||Change the max.Speed
from the default of
That should give your more speed: approx. 9-10
(approx. 6 x faster than using the default
However, to getup to this increased throughput, you need to have
on both systems a COM-port with FIFO-buffering:
the 16550A ( using the older version based on the 8250 will no
be so fast).
This can be verified with the MSD-utility:
Note: there is a special setup for using
a Direct-Cable Connection to share an Internet Connection.