daytripper wrote in message ...
> >If I use an AOL-compatible router, such as Linksys, do I still have to
> >run that AOL client on my computer(s)?
> Only if you want to connect through your ISP to AOL.
> No use AOL = no need for AOL client on that system.
Too many double negatives for me. Are you trying to say "yes" here?
In comp.os.linux.misc, someone told me, if I use a router, AOL does
not even need that I'm running Linux. So I thought that implied that
it's possible to connect to AOL without running its client program.
> >Specifically, I'm interested in running Linux on my laptop (no working
> >AOL client there) and connecting through a wireless router.
> As long as you don't want to log into an AOL account with *that* system...
> /daytripper >> Stay informed about: AOL-broadband (cable) with a router