Re: NTLK IrDA, IrTalk-Ports and connectivity

From: Marco Mailand (
Date: Tue Aug 15 2000 - 06:56:15 CDT

Victor Rehorst wrote:
> "Voyager"-based Newtons (MP2x00, eMate 300) support IrDA as well as the
> older NewtIR standard, but do not implement the full suite of data transfer
> protocols - ...
> Older Newtons use Sharp ASK based communications: They can use either the
> ASK protocol, or a superset of ASK written by Apple called NewtIR.
But why does my MP2k1 and my MP120 do not beam names without errors?
They should be completely compatible but it is barely possible to beam
reliably. Has anyone else noted this?


Regards / Viele Gruesse

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