Simon Tod <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I'm trying to use the IRDA port on my personal laptop
> to communicate with my work laptop (Windows 2K) via
> IRDA. I've read through the IRDA HowTo and using
> irattach got the port apparently operational - putting
> the two devices in proximity the Windows box picks up
> the connection and the command irdump on the Linux box
> appears to suggest something's happening... but trying
> to transfer files from the Windows box and I've no
> idea how to even try and transfer files from the Linux
> Many thanks....
You can try the ircp package. It is only in testing/unstable, not in
Alternativelly: establish a ppp connection between the two boxes, and use
an ssh connection to transfer the files.
The first option is easier, but I never used it myself. I have used the
second option successfully between two linux boxes.
Hope this helps,
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- From: Simon Tod <email@example.com>