I've been passing the info about telnet (chat) to Paul J. Benner,
owner of FEN, and here is what he said.
> The mIRC is extremely slow and is tough sometimes to find a server
> that will let you access it! :(
> The World Group Manager, although cumbersome to install and download
> all the garbage...has the most nifty interface, to include a drawing
> board, built right in.
> It is up to them (the MMD) of course...but there is no doubt that a
> World Group server would be much more popular as the Windows interface
> is basically, "Piano Tech" proof! <EG>
I look forward with some excitement to interacting with interested MMD
members in real-time. The other posting about audio chat also sound
very interesting and I will ask Paul about real-time audio using the
World Group Manager.
John A. Tuttle