Trumpet and winsoc

Shaharin Shaharin
Sun Nov 7 19:58:57 EST 1993

In article <fenton.752530902 at> fenton at (Jim Fenton) writes:
>Shaharin Yussof writes:
>>In article <16C7CDC3A.030NEILV at> 030NEILV at (Neil van der Merwe) writes:
>>>Can anyone tell me where I can get hold of Trumpet and Winsoc?  I also
>>>need some info on winsoc, as I am totally unfamiliar with it.
>>>Thanks in advance,
>>Try anonymous ftp to
>>You might also try the shareware QVTNET as a TCP/IP, mail, newsreader, and FTP 
>>program.  It is available in the same place.
>Is it just me or did QVTNET work for others.  I never got the lpr print stuff
>to work properly, the windows version was amazingly slow and wouldn't
>work with our NFS network (yes, we have a weird mix of unix and pc's that
>adds some difficulties).  I'm much more happy since I turned our PC's running
>windows into X terminals with eXceed/W for windows.  Of course, this isn't
>shareware, but it wouldn't surprise me to find that there are public domain
>versions of X emulators available.
>  Jim Fenton	 fenton at

Frankly, I haven't the foggiest idea whether or not the lpr stuff works.  We 
don't run a UNIX machine in our department, and our remote printing is done 
using Windows for Workgroups.  

All the other bits work wonderfully though.


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