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RE: Fun new policy at AOL
From: JC Dill <nanog () vo cnchost com>
Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2003 13:05:58 -0700
At 12:45 PM 8/29/2003, Vivien M. wrote:
> On Fri, 29 Aug 2003, Vivien M. wrote:
> > And what do you do if you're not the admin for the relay? And what
> > about if the admin tells you "This is why we installed some webmail
> > package. Use that instead."?
> You switch service provider or give them a whack with the cluebat.
And if the "service provider" is your employer/educational institution? You
quit your job? Drop out of school? Swallow your pride and suffer with
You do the same thing you do when they implement other stupid policies -
you live with the policy, or you work around it. If your school makes a
stupid policy that you can't park your car between the hours of 8 am and 9
am, you get there before 8 or after 9, or you have a friend drop you off,
or take the bus, or you pay to park in the lot across the street.