[[lug] DSL, static IPs and the hunt for red october.]

Sean Reifschneider jafo at tummy.com
Thu Aug 24 15:11:30 MDT 2000

On Thu, Aug 24, 2000 at 02:31:38PM -0600, Duke Smith wrote:
>had good relations & service with register.com. They even have a
>human being answer the phone! The $35/yr charge is about the going

Remember that bulk registrars get the domains for $6 per domain/year.
NSI is making a huge amount of money on them.  Heck, even OpenSRS
who's selling them for $10 (minimum of 25 though) is doing a great

>rate. Beware of people renting you IP@'s, even policies of some

In these days, it's going to be rare that you'll get a portable IP
block, in which case you have no choice BUT to rent them, the ISP
has no choice either.

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Sean Reifschneider, Inimitably Superfluous <jafo at tummy.com>
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