On Wed, 5 Jun 1996, Mike Baxter wrote:
> I am not entirely clear what it is you are doing. I am in the
> process of joining the CompuServe mail system to our cc:Mail system.
> When I went through this process I looked at the option of connecting
> for a full logon over the Internet. I think this was possible but it
> was only telnet access not WinCIM, which is too basic for our needs.
Wait a minute. Don't you realize that you can connect with WinCIM over the
Internet? In WinCIM 1.4 you go into the Special menu, then Session
Setting... and then choose WINSOCK in the Connector drop-down list as well
as Internet in the Network drop-down list.
If you are behind a firewall you also need to open a plug-gw on port 4144
and you need to go into the CIS.INI file and change occurences of
"compuserve.com" to "firewall-machine.yourdomain.com". I don't have an
original CIS.INI here any more but I find lines like the following in
> So are you looking for a mail connection or a telnet connection? The
> telnet makes more sense. If telnet I would be interested in what front
> end you are using.
WinCIM 1.4 :-)
Michael Dillon ISP & Internet Consulting
Memra Software Inc. Fax: +1-604-546-3049
http://www.memra.com E-mail: michael @
From: Dana Brewer <dana @
From: Mike .
uk (Mike Baxter)