[Nottingham] NanNet

Martin nottingham at mailman.lug.org.uk
Mon Feb 17 17:45:00 2003


James Duncan wrote:

> On Thu, 2003-02-13 at 16:14, Martin Garton wrote:
>>On Thu, 13 Feb 2003, James Duncan wrote:
>>> I am also in NG7 and I am *VERY* interested in this.  I am on a 
>>> broadband connection and would be willing to donate bandwidth also. 
>>> Would any one be interested in divying up a really big pipe?
>>I'm in NG7 also. (but I don't know for how much longer)
>>What do you call "really big? :)
> Enough to make an FTP server cry? ;
> Maybe we could get a few people involved and rent SDSL or similar.
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On a related WiFi/Mesh LAN/WAN note, take a look at:

Become a wireless ISP: for three hundred pounds

..."like lilypads which you hop from one to another" a UK company has 
produced Mesh wireless technology which you can buy and install, today, 
for under 300.

http://www.newswireless.net/articles/030120-locust.html



Special note:
 >>>>
  The last legal obstacle, according to founder Richard Lander, was the 
decision by Oftel, allowing people to share their broadband with up to 
20 others.
 >>>>

...!
Does this make broadband suppliers' restrictions on sharing links 
unenforceable?

Martin

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