[clug] Internode and Billion 7401VGP-M

Jeremy Kerr jk at ozlabs.org
Tue Dec 2 06:27:45 GMT 2008

Hi Michael,

> I have not used any Billion product. Is their build quality and
> reliability up to scratch?

I've had a hard time dealing with one of these:


(click the [+] for the comments)

Looks like it doesn't handle IGMP subscriptions properly. However, this 
should only be a problem if you need proper multicast behaviour (in our 
case, mDNS, required for a printer to work).

However, I can strongly recommend Internode. We're using their nodephone 
service (with a little Linksys PAP2T) and it's been going great.



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