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[nycphp-talk] [0T] Comcast as ISP -- opinions?

Ajai Khattri ajai at bitblit.net
Thu Aug 16 10:31:36 EDT 2007


On Wed, 15 Aug 2007, David Mintz wrote:

> I am about to move, and considering dumping Speakeasy DSL for the sake of
> economy, and because the installation (involving Verizon, Covad) is a total
> f$@#ing nightmare.

Until we have a real choice in local telephone providers, ALL DSL 
providers have to deal directly or indirectly with Verizon - no way around 
it.

> Does anyone care to share an opinion about Comcast? How's the speed and
> reliability? Have you been able to work around the dynamic IP and expose ssh
> and http to the world? (I know there are ways. e.g,. with dyndyns.org, but
> I'd be interested in knowing how well it works).

Even with dyndns setups, I wouldn't be suprised if there's some other 
problem that will come back to bite you...



-- 
Aj.




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