Sorry James, I'm probably the one that caused the confusion on USRobotics modems. We do currently use them for a dial-up asynchronous connection to our AS/400. I throught that is what you wanted to do, not AS/400 to AS/400. Scotty ----- Original Message ----- From: Larry Bolhuis <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: <MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com> Sent: Wednesday, October 06, 1999 10:14 PM Subject: Re: OEM modems > James, > > Nope, Sportster will NOT do SYNC. Best bet is the AS/400 Options modem > (multitech). More $$'s than the sportster but it flat works. > > If you are stuck on USR the Courier series should work but for my money I'd get > the IBM or it's cousin the Multitech. > > They key (and this was mentioned by several during this thread) is that you > need support for bit mode V.25bis sync dialing. > > - Larry > > James_Turnbull@kaz.com.au wrote: > > > > Thanks for all for advice - as always with the list most useful. > > > > To confirm I've got this right: I am going to buy a US Robotics Sportster and I > > understand from everyone's posts that I can use this to do SYNC (with the modem > > attached to the AS/400's ECS line) dial up to another AS/400. > > > > Thanks > > > > James Turnbull > > > > -- > Larry Bolhuis | What do You want to Reload today? > Arbor Solutions, Inc | Don't throw your PC out the window, > (616) 451-2500 | throw WINDOWS out of your PC. > (616) 451-2571 -fax | Two rules to success in life: > email@example.com | 1. Never tell people everything you know. > +--- > | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! > | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. > | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. > | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. > | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: firstname.lastname@example.org > +--- > +--- | This is the Midrange System Mailing List! | To submit a new message, send your mail to MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com. | To subscribe to this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-SUB@midrange.com. | To unsubscribe from this list send email to MIDRANGE-L-UNSUB@midrange.com. | Questions should be directed to the list owner/operator: email@example.com +---
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