From: Vincent Cunniffe (vincent at domain beacon.ie)
Date: Wed 19 May 1999 - 13:43:39 IST
>I don't know if anyone saw or posted this, but I will anyway...
>Was just reading this months ComputerScope - article on Cable Internet,
>with regards to CMI -
>"'On every cable modem that we ship out, we're banning it broadcasting
>on ports 136 to 139 which is the NetBIOS broadcast, so it doesn't
>broadcast its network neighbourhood address,'" says Moran.
>"Domestic users are allowed access at 128kbit/s in both directions for a
>flat rate of <insert pound symbol here>30 per month;...."
>that, btw is approx 440/year inc VAT.....after 150 punt modem
Still cheaper than I'm paying for lousy 40kbps modem access at the
Did they say when they'd be rolling this out?
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