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Re: [opensuse] Re: Boxed 10.2 orders
  • From: Kenneth Schneider <suse-list3@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 31 Dec 2006 12:24:46 -0500
  • Message-id: <1167585886.5834.5.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sun, 2006-12-31 at 11:17 +0100, James Hatridge wrote:
> Hi Ben et al...
> On Saturday 30 December 2006 05:28, Benjamin Rosenberg wrote:
>
> > My God man .. how much is your dial-up? AT&T has DSL for $15.00 a
> > month .. I don't know how you still deal with a modem. You're a
> > better man then I am in that regard. :D
>
> Personally I'm on a 56k modem too. Out here in the "middle of nowhere" Germany
> DSL costs a bit more than POTS dial up. I spend about 13-15€ per month for
> Call-by-Call from Freenet, ie 1¢ per minute. While as far as I can see DSL
> costs about 20€ per month. My darling wife will not let me even talk about
> DSL until the costs are equal or lower. :(
>

Well, by being able to get things done faster with a faster connection
you would be able to spend more with her if you had DSL. Might be a
selling point.

--
Ken Schneider
UNIX since 1989, linux since 1994, SuSE since 1998

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