On Tue, 20 Jan 2004, Imre Ispanovits wrote:
> It may works, but I don't know how this lifetime cycle handled. Starts
> when I establish the connection, and expires anyway on the
> preset/default time, or starts counter at last activity?
> If I can avoid, I don't want to ping continously.
> > How about from the remote sending a keep alive PING ..
> > Brian
couldn't just such a ping be used to detect if the connection is live, for use with the dial-up
backup system another user asked about?
if no ping on a few tries, fire up the modem?