[OT] used modem, anyone?
mbaehr at email.archlab.tuwien.ac.at
Wed Jul 5 21:01:06 PDT 2000
On Wed, Jul 05, 2000 at 08:50:15PM -0700, George Georgalis wrote:
> If I understand... you're going to have your work modem be a dialup gateway
> for your home box... interesting.
> I have a 33.6 modem you are welcome to.
that would be great.
> But I really don't think you'll get better performance through your office.
not better, but not worse either.
i am mostly interrested in ssh to my machine.
i use my office-box as proxy for anything anyways,
so the real speed will depend on the link from freenet to my office.
connecting directly to my box will make sure i get 33.6
(apart from line quality)
> And a pair of 56K modems won't do any better than a pair of 33.6k because
> it's 56k from the phone co office and 33.6 from the PC. It's not 56K
> duplex, it's never 56k from the pc modem (TX).
i am aware of that.
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