Re: [aclug-L] Bash in virtual console under X, also Cable modems...
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On Mon, 10 May 1999, Troy Wolf wrote:
> rumor I heard is that Wichita's setup will provide dynamic addressing as
> your connection is in use---YUCK--not cool for those of us wanting to run
> servers or have static addresses for gaming budies. Dynamic addressing
> might throw a wrench in my thoughts above.
Which I'm sure is exactly the reason they're doing it that way. They
don't want people running servers off of a $40 connection. (Which I'd
jump on in a heartbeat. $180 a month for a dedicated 33.6 modem is
> One major downside to cable-modems: no choice of ISP. Alternative might be
> DSL (Digital Subscriber Lines) scheduled to hit 3rd quarter 99 from South
If only they'd offer SDSL or ADSL in the opposite direction... I need lots
of *outbound* bandwidth and very little inbound.