Jul 14, 2009, 10:31 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Linus Torvalds)
"Yeah, that Comcast. That same one that everybody loves to
"I switched from DSL to cable a couple of days ago, mainly
because I had been hoping for a long time for our phone company
(Qwest, who I also have had nothing but good service from) to offer
faster DSL speeds. And they never did. So I decided that I should
look at the alternatives.
"I went for the "professional install" from Comcast, because I
was pretty sure that our cable needed upgrading (it did). And since
I hate renting any electronics equipment in our house, so I was off
to Fry's before-hand, and I got a Comcast-approved Linksys cable
modem with built-in firewall ethernet and wireless router."