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by stainsby
Wed Nov 18, 2009 2:32 pm
Forum: Anything else anyone wants to discuss
Topic: Change to AUP - Section (d)
Replies: 246
Views: 34782

Re: Change to AUP - Section (d)

cdonges wrote:
username4me wrote:A statement for Australia, not just ISP's: "If you dont like it, leave"
Might be good advice for an isp but for Australia I would prefer "If you love it but it's broken, try and fix it".
When conservative meets progressive ... -)
by stainsby
Mon Nov 16, 2009 4:40 pm
Forum: Anything else anyone wants to discuss
Topic: Change to AUP - Section (d)
Replies: 246
Views: 34782

Re: Change to AUP - Section (d)

"26.5G so three times that is 79.5G" Yes, but this is not a fixed quantity. Why not jut make the limit 80GB and update it to some new value each quarter? It would lend a bit of certainly. Because it would completely destroy the point of constantly modifying it to ensure the available bandwidth does...
by stainsby
Mon Nov 16, 2009 4:12 pm
Forum: Anything else anyone wants to discuss
Topic: Change to AUP - Section (d)
Replies: 246
Views: 34782

Re: Change to AUP - Section (d)

"26.5G so three times that is 79.5G"

Yes, but this is not a fixed quantity. Why not jut make the limit 80GB and update it to some new value each quarter? It would lend a bit of certainly.
by stainsby
Mon Nov 16, 2009 4:07 pm
Forum: Anything else anyone wants to discuss
Topic: Change to AUP - Section (d)
Replies: 246
Views: 34782

Re: Change to AUP - Section (d)

Forum Admin: "It would be very foolish to operate any mission critical service on a residential plan." I know, but I didn't say anything about the (hypothetical) backups being mission critical - maybe they are a redundant copy. It's my choice to make in any case [actually for a robust backup system ...
by stainsby
Mon Nov 16, 2009 1:59 pm
Forum: Anything else anyone wants to discuss
Topic: Change to AUP - Section (d)
Replies: 246
Views: 34782

Re: Change to AUP - Section (d)

also add to legal download methods Direct2Drive Impulse Netflix DLC for games PC,Console id be happy if the plans returned to what they were i can deal with pre defined limits having a moving magic number just like budgeting your pay as i said for earlier till i recover my steam directory i will be...
by stainsby
Mon Nov 16, 2009 12:24 pm
Forum: Anything else anyone wants to discuss
Topic: Change to AUP - Section (d)
Replies: 246
Views: 34782

Re: Change to AUP - Section (d)

"people that do download these types of numbers are questionable anyway, I don't think there are that many "Linux iso's" available each month " If Freddy Bloggs want to cache local copies of Wikipedia every night for research purposes, and he buys and uses an Exetel plan because the plan appears to ...
by stainsby
Mon Nov 16, 2009 11:09 am
Forum: Anything else anyone wants to discuss
Topic: Modification Of Acceptable Use Policy
Replies: 10
Views: 2247

Re: Modification Of Acceptable Use Policy

"more than three times the average of all other customers on these types of plans" What a strange policy - this "average" bandwidth is a variable quantity unknown to anyone except Exetel I suspect. It is not even clear how it is calculated - I assume monthly though. Are some people going to get ping...
by stainsby
Thu Jan 29, 2009 10:44 am
Forum: Archived threads
Topic: Network Maintenance - QLD
Replies: 40
Views: 2870

Re: Network Maintenance - QLD

Seems to be fixed now .. I can see Google, etc.