how this is going to be handled at UTS is still under debate. packet
counting looks like it will defenitely go ahead. also under possiblity will
be charges for acs accounts, and the one thing everyone loves... firewalls.
_but_ like i said none of this is in concrete yet... for those who wish to
know IRC is under scrutinization from the VC...
> It's of particular concern to ProgSoc -- getting charged for transfers
> to ftoomsh is something we could really do without.
well it looks like csb will be back charging by the subnet... so it looks
like schools and departments will have to figure out who cops what...`
> I think all we agree this is a pretty dumb idea for an educational
> institiution. I personally learn more by reading and playing around
> with things on the net than I did from the entirety of first year
> computing science. In fact, than I did in all of first year plus
> all the SoCS ITU subjects.
true, true.. as a friend said, "looks like the end of an era".
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