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Re: Will there be mbone ?
From: "William B. Norton" <wbn () merit edu>
Date: Sat, 20 May 1995 21:17:23 -0400 (EDT)
Why? I want to be able to give the presentation from my office (or home
across ISDN for that matter), sitting down in front of my workstations,
and reading presentation slides from files. The noise problem should be
resolved with proper floor control and someone managing it.
You could do that. I was refering to the meetings I've seen on the MBone
where a dark human like figure appears in silhouette in front of an
unreadable overhead projector beam. I'd like to see improvements in the
Similarly, by noise I wasn't actually refering to "Managing the distributed
MBone meeting" sorts of problems but rather the current state of the
technology. Splotches of missing audio and slow scan (and often missing
frames) ofvideo make it very difficult for me to consider this current
incarnation of technology for transparently distributed meetings. I find
myself just too distracted by these visible shortfalls in the technology.
Re: Will there be mbone ? William B. Norton (May 18)