[mythtv-users] My falling out with comcast: they're "banning" direct connections

Boleslaw Ciesielski bc-mythtv at comcast.net
Fri Sep 14 22:16:35 UTC 2012

On 2012-09-14 16:45, Eric Sharkey wrote:
> To be fair, Comcast does has a legitimate problem with theft of
> service.  Even here on this list we've seen people practically
> bragging about how they get free TV by only signing up for internet
> access.  These are the people who are ruining it for everyone.

I think you misunderstood. People were talking about Comcast pricing
model where the basic cable service (generally only OTA channels,
including HD) has similar cost to the discount that you get on the
Internet service when you sing up for TV too. That's what they meant by
"free" TV service.


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