Re: PM2, Cisco and Multi-link PPP

Dan Waldron ( (no email) )
Tue, 28 Jul 1998 15:50:39 +1000

Thanks for that Dale! :-) Can anybody recommend any good books on subnetting
and routing? I found TCP/IP for Dummies quite useful, but er, limited in
it's scope!


Dan Waldron
Diversified Data
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-----Original Message-----
From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
To: <>
Date: Tuesday, 28 July 1998 11:34
Subject: Re: PM2, Cisco and Multi-link PPP

>Dan Waldron wrote:
>> After a lot of drama, we found that apparently the Multilink in NT was
>> compatible with a PM2. It cost me $220 for M$ to answer this question of
>> course!
>Next time just ask Me and I will only charge you $100. :) The PM2
>used a line load blancing thing (sorta a round robin) where it assumes
>and interfaces are the same speed and capacity. This is compatable
>with a a linux hack of the same name. A buffer limitation of the PM2
>doesn't allow it to do MLPPP on the sync ports. The PM3 however can
>do MLPPP on an async connection.
>Dale E. Reed Jr. (
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