Re: PM2, Cisco and Multi-link PPP

Kevin Ingram ( (no email) )
Tue, 28 Jul 1998 07:00:59 -0500

There is actually quite a wealth of information on the Internet about it...
if you do a search for various topics (TCP/IP sunbathing, networking, etc)
and sort through it you will probably find all your answers.

Kevin Ingram

-----Original Message-----
From: Dan Waldron <>
To: <>
Date: Tuesday, July 28, 1998 12:54 AM
Subject: Re: PM2, Cisco and Multi-link PPP

>Thanks for that Dale! :-) Can anybody recommend any good books on
>and routing? I found TCP/IP for Dummies quite useful, but er, limited in
>it's scope!
>Dan Waldron
>Diversified Data
>Ph: 0417-659-828 (+61-417-659-828)
>Fx: 02-9832-0951 (+61-2-9832-0951)
>-----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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