[ubuntu-uk] Router reccomendations

John Levin john at technolalia.org
Fri Feb 27 17:24:17 GMT 2009

Michael Holloway wrote:
> I'm assuming you are talking about a home DSL router?


> I always recommend Netgear DG834G
> http://www.netgear.co.uk/wireless_adslrouter_dg834g.php
> The wireless is 54Mbs, (they do have a 108mbs model too) and its ADSL
> (not cable). If that's what you are looking for, then 40 quid or so will
> buy you a solid reliable piece of hardware.
> I use Netgear hardware at home and in the office, and have never had a
> problem...

Thanks very much.

As an addendum, I've solved some of the problems with the Safecom 
Swart2: many parts (not all) the admin interface requires internet 
explorer!  There are still many other things wrong with it that ie 
doesn't 'fix', so steer clear of safecom.


> Cheers,
> Michael
> On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 17:01 +0000, John Levin wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I've been having terrible router problems; one is near death, and a 
>> back-up I had lying around (SafeCom Swart2) appears to be shoddy, not 
>> saving settings etc.
>> So it's time to buy a new, reliable router. Can anyone reccommend a 
>> decent, reliable wireless router?
>> TIA
>> John
>> -- 
>> John Levin
>> http://www.technolalia.org/blog/

John Levin

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