Re: updated:pcmcia ethernet recommendation(again) :)
> On Fri, 23 Mar 2001, Heather wrote:
> > Pls. note I keep the dongle out of the card and in my purse when not in
> > use. So I dunno if the dongle is fragile or not, never having given it
> > a chance to be stressed nastily.
> The problem is not when you transport the laptop.
> The problem is when you move the laptop while it's on and connected
> to the network and maybe even downloading stuff. For example from the
> coffee table to your lap. That's when there's danger.
> I guess as long as you only use your laptop on a desk one would have
> no problem.
Okay, in that sense, it's not fragile, I do that a lot. But I must note
that my laptop is tiny compared to most and so it is not a jarring
experience on the cord.
* Heather Stern * star@ many places...