Re: newcomer

Timur Tabi (timur@io.com)
Thu, 1 May 1997 13:28:13 -0500 (CDT)


On Thu, 1 May 1997, Colin L. Hildinger wrote:

>On Thu, 1 May 1997 11:05:26 -0400, Charles E. Novitski wrote:
>
>>What is the best method of dealing with the internet provider timing out
>>after 10-15 minutes of no communication?
>
>My solution is to set my email program to check for mail every 5
>minutes and leave it open.

An adjustable ping program will do this also. Under OS/2, this
would be PMPING.EXE..

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