At 08:46 PM 1/23/98 -0500, Booth Martin wrote:
>Can one put an ethernet card in an AS/400 and just attach the AS/400 to
>the LAN, like it was any other LAN device, without needing a server?  (I
>am trying to figure out if, and why,  one would need to install an NT
>server in order to access an AS/400.)

Booth,

We do this (I guess) with token ring. The AS/400 is just on the network, and we 
needn't log in to the network to access the /400. It's on a netware network 
though, not NT, and I suspect things will stop completely if the server 
crashes. It's been very stable lately though (knock on wood), and I haven't had 
an "opportunity" to see for sure.

Pete


Pete Hall
peteh@inwave.com 
http://www.inwave.com/~peteh/

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