Michael Smarsz Michael.Smarsz at
Fri Jun 7 13:28:42 EST 2002

-----Original Message-----
From: Alex Satrapa [mailto:grail at]
Sent: Friday, 7 June 2002 1:22 PM

>Don't forget to read the review at 
> - this gives you a couple of 
>pointers for other ISPs providing ADSL.  Switching to Apple 
>Communications or TPG still means you're at the mercy of Telstra, since

>AFAIK both these companies buy their ADSL wholesale from Telstra in 

AppleComm use their own auth gear and simply use Telstra as their uplink
and for their physical "last-mile" network.

I have signed up for them, but am told that it will be another 2 weeks
before I'm done (citing Telstra delays).  All up that pushes the
connection time out to ~1 month.

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