open relays at Earthlink

Christopher Masto chris at
Thu Aug 27 01:30:40 UTC 1998

On Tue, Aug 25, 1998 at 10:43:46AM -0400, John Butler wrote:
> This perplexes me. MindSpring is currently the only dialup ISP to be turning
> a profit,

Wow.. I've got to tell some people that they've been misreading their
numbers for the past couple of years.
Christopher Masto        Director of Operations      NetMonger Communications
chris at        info at

   The problem (and the genius) regarding Microsoft's products is bloat.
   Microsoft's penchant for producing overweight code is not an accident.
   It's the business model for the company. ...
   While [bloatware has] made Bill Gates the world's richest guy, it's
   made life miserable for people who have to use these computers and
   expect them to run without crashing or dying.
   - JOHN DVORAK, PC Magazine

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