Re: Leaving Tiscali Datastream

Migrated from Tiscali datastream via MAC to PlusNet in less than a week. No
problems at all.


"Bob" <this@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> On Fri, 20 Jan 2006 14:48:19 +0000, Cullen Skink wrote:
>> "Bob" <this@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
>> news:pan.2006.
>>> I've bitten the bullet and canceled Tiscali. Unfortunately I'm on
>>> datastream, so I'm going to have to wait for BT to remove the marker
>>> (after my remaining 10 days of peak-download frenzy).
>>> How do I actually find out when the the line is free?
>> Do Tiscali not provide MACs? I'm on, which is also DataStream
>> but as far as I know they will issue a code for migrating elsewhere.
> They do, but ukonline told me they can only migrate me if I have an
> ipstream MAC and not the datastream MAC that Tiscali gave me.
> I'm open to suggestions if anyone has a better idea that doesn't involve
> weeks without adsl. Basically I would be happy with Ticali's AUP if only
> they would stick to their end and give me unlimited off-peak. In practice
> they limit everything but HTTP to download speed, even off-peak. I don't
> need more than 512kb/s, but I don't want to spend more than I'm paying
> Tiscali.