1987-08-06, English, Article, Journal or magazine article edition: Brooklyn Bridge spans incompatible floppies. (Software Review) (evaluation) Wilburn, Gene

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Physical Description
  • evaluation
  • Magazine/​Journal article
Published
  • CEDROM-SNi, Inc., 1987 August 6
Language
  • English

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Title
  • Brooklyn Bridge spans incompatible floppies. (Software Review) (evaluation)
Also Titled
  • Brooklyn Bridge spans incompatible floppies.
Appears In
  • Computing Canada, v13, no.n16, 1987 August 6, p18(1) (ISSN: 0319-0161)
Author
  • Wilburn, Gene
Published
  • CEDROM-SNi, Inc., 1987 August 6
Physical Description
  • evaluation
  • Magazine/​Journal article
Subjects
Target Audience
  • Trade
Summary
  • White Crane Systems' Brooklyn Bridge is a highly-recommended disk transfer utility to facilitate the transfer between MS-DOS machines with incompatible diskettes. The program requires a serial port on two machines and Brooklyn Bridge software on each machine. The package contains MS-DOS software on a 360kbyte 5.25-inch diskette and a 720kbyte, 3.5 diskette, a null-modem cable, and manual. Users can connect laptops, IBM PCs, and IBM PS-2 machines. The file transfer speed is slower than networks, but has acceptable speeds of 115,200 bits per second. The program includes extra drivers for printers and plotters. Users should be aware they cannot use Brooklyn Bridge to format drives on another system, that the DISKCOPY program cannot work across systems, and remote access is not supported to the communications software of another system. Brooklyn Bridges' manual lacks setup and initial use guidance.
Language
  • English
Database
  • Gale Academic OneFile
  • Gale General OneFile
  • Gale Expanded Academic
Identifier
  • 6005386

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