From: Nick Hilliard (nick at domain iol.ie)
Date: Wed 18 Aug 1999 - 13:24:01 IST
> PPS: Nick, regarding UUCP, I remember trying to set this up a LONG time
> ago and giving up in extreme frustration. It's easier nowadays now that
> the old UUCP impl's that came with SunOS etc. are obsolete, and new
> (presumably friendlier) Linux impls are available;
Taylor UUCP was friendly and easy to install and fast and reliable and it's
been available for donkeys years. You couldn't have made me configure HDB
UUCP on any system in a fit.
When was "a LONG time ago"?
> PPPS: Apparently esat.net no longer do that ISDN callback thing where
> they call you when data arrives, and later bill you for the ISDN charges.
Not surprised: among many other things, it was a cashflow nightmare.
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