[clug] Telstra ADSL
paul.wayper at anu.edu.au
Wed May 3 02:54:04 GMT 2006
Tim Potter wrote:
> I second that recommendation. Internode are more than happy to help you
> if you are using Linux with their equipment.
I'll third that recommendation, and add that Internode have a huge
amount of content on their local servers that isn't charged for
download. Mirrors of all the major Linux distros and their respective
update repositories, mirrors of lots of internet radio stations, Tucows
and many other mirrors, the entirety of the ABC website - all free.
Plus, you don't get charged for your outgoing traffic (which Telstra
_do_ charge for!) - it makes 20GB go a lot further, especially if you
intend to use sharing peer-to-peer transfers like BitTorrent to download
Linux ISOs and so forth. And you can churn from Telstra for $39.
Come. Join us. Don't be afraid. :-)
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