Re: [NTLK] I was just thinking...DANGER!

From: Dave Christensen (
Date: Fri Jun 14 2002 - 02:21:24 EDT

What about just using NewtVNC over the wavelan?

Who isnt running OSX (May 9.2.2 run forever) and doesnt have
a wavelan (but considering it, espicially if I could print
to my Ricoh AP2100 PS/enet printer from Newton).

Philip Lord wrote:
> I was just thinking about a bunch of stuff. OSX
> (Jaguar), Newton, handwriting writing etc.
> So heres what I thought about...
> Jaguar will have handwriting recognition, there is a
> package for the Newton that turns it into a writing
> tablet for the mac, there is a newton
> connection/installer utility for macOS, and of course
> there is Hiroshi's wireless driver.
> What if all these elements could be combined?
> What I mean is, what if you could remotely use your
> newton (via the Wavelan card) to connect to Jaguar to
> enter text and use the newton as a remote , wireless
> tablet to control OSX (jaguar)
> One major hurdle is that I know the existing tablet
> package for the newton can only work over localtalk.
> Is this a crazy idea or could it actually be done?
> Phil

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