[IAEP] SoaS with Rosie's Girls

Caroline Meeks caroline at solutiongrove.com
Fri Aug 28 20:45:34 EDT 2009

On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 10:13 AM, Gary C Martin <gary at garycmartin.com>wrote:

> On 12 Aug 2009, at 08:59, Tomeu Vizoso wrote:
>  On Wed, Aug 12, 2009 at 04:25, Caroline Meeks<solutiongrove at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>> On Mon, Aug 10, 2009 at 11:41 AM, Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at sugarlabs.org>
>>> wrote:
>>>  This is turning out to be a very important concept to explain to people.
>>>>  Does anyone know of any educational material that can help people
>>>> understand this distinction and how to set up a network correctly.
>>>> We should put this information
>>>> here: http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/Collaboration
>>>  How does Apple explain that a printer is seen only if in the same
>> network segment? (or iChat or any other of their services that use
>> mDNS).
> Good question :-) They don't, well not much, here's a support doc regarding
> iChat and Bonjour:
>        http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=iChat/4.0/en/9717.html
> Here's the cherry pickings:
> "You can use Bonjour to chat with other iChat users on your local network
> without using an instant message account or server. Each computer
> communicates directly with its neighbors.  Other iChat users who are on the
> same network segment (”subnet”) as you appear in the window. If you connect
> to the Internet using PPP (or PPPoE), you won’t see other Bonjour users. If
> you connect via a shared network segment, which is common with cable modems,
> you may see other iChat users. If your computer is protected by a firewall,
> you might be unable to receive messages from other Bonjour users. To use
> Bonjour, you need to change your firewall settings to allow activity on port
> 5298."
> Regards,
> --Gary

Caroline Meeks
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