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- Subject: [ale] ADSL???
- From: jwilliam at accu-tech.com (Williams, Jim)
- Date: Wed, 28 Oct 1998 09:05:18 -0500
Oh they say they are offering it but I can not find anyone who has been able
to get it. I think they were just seeing the response they would get. I
can make it simple for them:
YES we want a lot of bandwidth for low $$$!!!
Business Systems Analyst
jwilliam at accu-tech.com <mailto:Jwilliam at accu-tech.com>
From: Steve Lockhart [mailto:sdl at inet-systems.net]
Sent: Wednesday, October 28, 1998 8:36 AM
To: ALE List
Subject: Re: [ale] ADSL???
Check out :
Dave Brooks wrote:
> I didn't think BellSouth was offering ADSL service in
Metro Atlanta yet?
> David Brooks <dave.brooks at trusted.net>
> Trusted Net, Inc. <http://www.trusted.net>
> Voice: (770) 425.5700 ext. 280
> Fax: (770) 425.1765
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Ricker <kaboom at gatech.edu>
> To: Christopher R. McNabb <ilive at mindspring.com>
> Cc: ALE List <ale at cc.gatech.edu>
> Date: Tuesday, October 27, 1998 8:36 PM
> Subject: Re: [ale] ADSL???
> >On Tue, 27 Oct 1998, Christopher R. McNabb wrote:
> >> Does anyone know of a way to do Linux and ADSL? I
refuse to use
> >> products due to security issues, and I would need to
build another box to
> >> run NT (another I dont think sooo!) My other known
option is Mac, and
> >> much rather use Linux if I can. There HAS to be
SOMEONE who's found a
> >> or at least is working on it.
> >I set it up yesterday. It was incredibly easy, once I
realized that it
> >wasn't working because my NIC was set to 10-base-2
instead of 10-base-T
> >Basically, ADSL is completely independent of your
platform, assuming you
> >get a 10-base-T card and a TCP/IP box in your machine.
In my case, I just
> >hooked the digital modem up to a serial port, logged in
> >configured the modem for the settings my phone company
wanted, then changed
> >my machine's IP to the one my ISP gave me. After that, I
was up and
> >running. It's quite impressive. The only problem is
that it makes a
> >background hiss on the phone line, but I can live with
that to be getting a
> >speedy download at the same time....
> >Chris Ricker
kaboom at gatech.edu
chris.ricker at m.cc.utah.edu