[RC5] More Win95 GUI lurk

dan carter motion at es.co.nz
Wed May 6 23:01:22 EDT 1998


On Tue, 05 May 1998 13:55:29 -0500, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

>I'm confused. Lurk is supposed to wait for an open Internet 
connection
>before updating. He's still on ethernet, so his Internet 
connection is
>always open. Why wouldn't the client detect this? How can I 
guarantee that
>it will actually work when he's at home using PPP?

One of the win95 code gurus can probably confirm this, but i 
suspect -lurk uses some sort of API call related to DUN, and 
thus can only detect modem connections. 

Disclaimer: i've never used MS DUN, and i've never used -lurk. 
I maybe completely wrong

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