John, I won't address your question entirely. However, I can tell you
that a BUS mouse intalled here really helped. It frees one serial
port usually used by the mouse. I'll be watching for other suggestions.
73 Steve K3SA
Steven C. Affens
On 8 Aug 1994, John Barry wrote:
> I am purchasing a new PC and I am wondering what is the best approach
> to get the maximum from my com's ports.
> I would like to use this pc in a multi-single setup, and as such it
> would be nice to be able to control rig, tnc and link to the ct networkk.
> To do this however, will take 4 ports, but what is the best
> way to acheive this, avoiding interupt clashes etc.
> I seem to remember that there was a discussion on this topic some months
> back, so if somebody has that stuff archived, I would appreciate it!
> thanks -
> John Barry EI7DNB