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Challenge question #56:
.FVLSa4OCtkq.13@.1dcf90b3/272>VoIP silence suppression
When a VoIP gateway has silence suppression ability it generates noise, usually called "confort noise." Some codecs already have that ability. My question is, what kind of noise is generated: white, pink or some other type?
Question submitted by Henrique
Challenge question #57: Need help setting up XP as SNMP client
Where do I get info on setting up an XP machine as an SNMP client? I have started SNMP as a process; I need help to point it to my management server.
Question submitted by Solomon
Challenge question #58: Windows 2000 server documentation
What should I document when setting up a Windows 2000 server attached to a Linux server?
Question submitted by Mick
Challenge question #59: Need help setting up a DNS server on W2k platform
I would like to setup a DNS server on W2000 platform, are there any easy guides or books on the subject. If anyone has documented step-by-step instructions about their experiences I would greatly appreciate it if they would share it with me. Also how do I install DNS on other platforms?
Question submitted by Nathan
Challenge question #60: Advice needed to avoid message overlap
How can I build a circuit to cancel the effect the crosstalk in a DSL line or in twisted pair line to avoid message overlap?
Question submitted by Amani
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