[NCLUG] Broadband ISP options in Fort Collins
brian at fcu.com
Sat Jan 22 16:43:34 MST 2005
Michael Milligan <milli at acmeps.com> [2005-01-22 16:03:24 -0700]:
> >The other reasons I went with Qwest over FRII and others is because
> >Qwest had no monthly traffic limit, and it was one bill to pay vs 2.
> >If there is a problem, either ISP or DSL line, it's one company to deal
> >they can't get into a finger pointing game of DSL provider vs ISP who
> >has the problem.
> And that's the main reason I *didn't* use Qwest. I had it once upon a
> time but their support was terrible, and they refused to allow me to
> configure the modem as a bridge (they basically had no clue how to do
> it). The support folks at Forethought know what IP, ATM, BGP and
> Bridging mean.
Thats interesting, I'm using bridging right now with Qwest. I didn't
ask them anything, I just configured it and it worked.
Qwest does suck, but you still have to deal with them if you're on DSL
around here, I see no way around it unless you can do newedge or
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