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Re: [SLUG] Telstra bigpond adsl Mandrake 9.1
- To: Sydney Linux User Group <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Telstra bigpond adsl Mandrake 9.1
- From: Chris Deigan <chris@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 11 Oct 2003 14:33:25 +0800
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It is said that Voytek Eymont wrote:
>Telstra just told me that to connect a bunch of Macs using Telstra supplied ADSL and
>T-supplied Alcatel SpeedTouch I'll need a winblows computer to configure the router...
http://www.ozcableguy.com/alcatel.html for the Alcatel Speed Touch Pro.
Else, The speedtouch home _WILL_ work with MacOS.
Telstra just won't support you with MacOS by the sounds of it.
>(They also told me I'd better of with winblows as mac are really not very good on networks...)
More rubbish, considering MacOS X is built off UNIX -- a networking
operating system, ofcoarse it's going to be very good with networking.
Although I've never used a mac, I wouldn't be surprised if MacOS itself
would be better than Windows at networking.