With a hefty equipment deposit, a cap on downloads, bad upload, and woeful
latency(that MAY not matter to downloaders), I will be waiting for DSL.
I take this opportunity to thank Eircom to provide me the excuse to use the
3rd last word in my previous paragraph.
From: Ronny B. [mailto:nny at purehatred.org]
Sent: Wednesday, March 27, 2002 2:41 PM
To: social at linux.ie
Subject: Re: [ILUG-Social] broadband interviews on RTE
On Wed, Mar 27, 2002 at 02:31:39PM -0000, Damian O'Sullivan wrote:
> There is broadband in Ireland. Well here in Limerick anyway. I have a 512K
> always on for ?40 pm.
YOU BASTARD! :P
I'm in Blanchardstown, and have no options, usually.
> Also there is a new company (old UCD students) that
> are offering a two way satelite broadband system for about ?125 pm AFAIR.
> Check out www.educom.ie.
Must investigate..I suspect it's not as good as ADSL, cable etc., though
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