> also - on the modem debate: modems would be a good idea on ftoomsh, but not for
> shell connections - UUCP and/or SLIP/PPP would be better, as these facilities
> are harder to come by for most members, and have some interesting technical
> components that some people like to fiddle with.
So, that means that ProgSoc members would be able to use ftoomsh as their
SL/IP or PPP feed for their site (if they wished to set one up...). YES!
Do it! I personally am persuing the idea of setting up a node on the
InterNet, but find that currently my only real option is via APANA,but
(while they have the right idea about making INet access public) I find
some of their restrictions are a little ... um restrictive; particularly
the requirement for one's machine to be left on 24 hours a day. Anyone
else interested in this?
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