eh, Cogs was right, you should do a bit of reading, start by reading his comment again! He makes two statements:
quoted from Wikipedia:
"AppleTalk was not built on the archetypal Xerox XNS system, as the intended target was not Ethernet"
"It also confirms that Localtalk was a RS422 serial network."
He doesn't say anything about AppleTalk being based on LocalTalk!
South West 2009 show report Martin Hansen describes his time as both a punter and an exhibitor at this year's annual RISC OS event held in the south west of the UK. While there were no major announcements ahead of the show, the otherwise friendly and mildly busy atmosphere was coloured by Friday's tragic loss of Paul Vigay. 3 comments, latest by mosschoppers on 1/3/09 8:15PM. Published: 23 Feb 2009