From: Breathnach, Proinnsias (Dublin) (breatpro at domain MLE.CO.UK)
Date: Mon 28 Feb 2000 - 12:30:27 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> And Eircom don't know whether to say
> "Drop ADSL", "Drop it far from exchanges", "Drop it in places that have
> nickel/copper wires" or "Provide the infrastructure, and do something like
> the 'We don't support anything faster than 9600 baud anyway' thing they do
> at the moment.
Yes, but IIRC a V.90 connection is still at 9600 baud, regardless of how
many bps you're getting - the baud rate stays the same. For a time (long ago
now children) baud and bps were synonomous, nowadays the bps is (was)
increasing, but the baud rate remains the same.
<Flashback to second year networking module>
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