Re: [NTLK] Q:Nitro/IrDA docking, speed?

From: Victor Rehorst (
Date: Sun Jun 01 2003 - 11:54:47 PDT

WL wrote:
> What do you folks think about IR docking (Backup, PKG install, ...) and how
> fast could this IRDA go?
> Surely not 4MBps (FIr), because of the sloooow Memory (IIRC << 100KB/s) in
> the Newt.

The Newton's IR hardware doesn't even support FIR, so the max speed is 115200bps.

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