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> From: ilug-bounces at linux.ie [mailto:ilug-bounces at linux.ie]On Behalf Of
>ilug at linux-is-groovy.co.uk> Sent: 15 March 2004 18:38
> To: ilug at linux.ie> Subject: [ILUG] The things we'll do for broadband...
>>> Hi y'all,
> I'm living in a small broadband less village surrounded by
> broadband enabled towns,
> and since I can't afford a leased line (ie pstn / isdn single
> pair line with a different
> type of "splitter" at the end and with rental == mortgage).
>> I want an always on connection for VOIP, and it looks like
> satellite is the only way
> to go. Again, the rental costs are steep, and the equiptment
> costs are such that I'd
> consider doing something a little more adventerous, such as PTP
> wireless to one of
> the small towns to hook up to broadband there.
>> I know that some of you guys participate in wireless wan's, and
> I'd like some feedback
> if you have anything to offer. If I was to PTP wirelssly across 7
> to 8 miles, what is the
> best wireless to use? 802.11 or something else?
>> Am I to expect latency problems?
>> Where's best to look for cost effective linux compatible equiptment?
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