Niall O Broin wrote:
> Fresh from that call to Eircom, I asked a colleague in France what ADSL
> costs him (and I sent that mail to the list - sorry :-( ) and here's his
>>>>>Let's be nasty. I just received the France Telecom invoice this
>>Morning, so I give here *real* prices (VAT included):
>>- Installation (non-recurrent) : 46.11 EUR
>>- Monthly fee (line + Internet + Ethernet modem): 49.54 EUR
>>>>Let's be nastier: its 512k down, 128k up, and ... there is no cap.
>>>> For thos who don't remember, here are the figures for Eircom's cheapest
> offering - same rates, but a 3GB monthly cap.
>>>>Connection fee EUR 150 inc. VAT
>>Monthly fee is EUR 118.80 inc. VAT
>>ADSL USB modem EUR 174 inc. VAT
>>ADSL Ethernet modem EUR 240 inc. VAT
An associate in the US (runs Gentoo Linux) pays just over $100
a month for Business Class (A)DSL 640k/384k with no cap, and
domain regitratation with unlimited hostnames, and 16 static
What the f*ck are we doing living in this godforsaken country.
John Allen email: john.allen at online.ie
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