ADSL in UK finally !

Simon Clayton Simon at reftech.co.uk
Sat May 6 09:06:29 BST 2000


I have a business customer in London on ADSL who definitely uses NAT -
remember at £50 per month BT won't give you the functionallity of a
512Kbps leased line or no-one would buy leased lines anymore.

Simon

-----Original Message-----
From: freebsd-users-admin at uk.freebsd.org
[mailto:freebsd-users-admin at uk.freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Brian Somers
Sent: 06 May 2000 00:36
To: paul at xciv.org
Cc: freebsd-users at uk.freebsd.org; brian at hak.lan.Awfulhak.org
Subject: Re: ADSL in UK finally !


> "alex at frustum.clara.co.uk" <alex at frustum.clara.co.uk> wrote:
>
> > > And the fact that you can't run "servers" i.e. any open TCP
sockets.
> > > So apart from not having a local Apache, no ftp, no smtp, no
telnet,
> > > no ssh, ...
>
> And this is simply because (in the consumer version at least) BT's
> implementation uses NAT.  I don't know if any of the business
> solutions differ.

That'll be popular with the gamers :-/

> -Paul-

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