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Re: [LUG] Possible solution for faster broadband to rural areas


On Thu, 29 Jul 2010, Mark Evans wrote:

On 29/07/10 14:37, Rob Beard wrote:

One of the options one provider has been looking at in Bournemouth is
running fibre through the sewers, although I believe they haven't
actually got any connection to the internet yet.

I suppose though that still might not be a solution to houses.

It would probably be fine for houses connected to the sewerage system.
IIRC it isn't a new idea and there's a joke that it would be appropriate for some Internet content.

The problem properties here would be those with their own septic tank

Which are typically those in rural areas... )-:


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