Contact handles disappearing mysteriously from the whois database!

Roeland M.J. Meyer rmeyer at
Wed Apr 28 02:22:23 UTC 1999

I am firmly convinced that the bottom line is that they don't listen. I've swapped mail with Chuck Gomes about it and he says it is not his department. He's in marketing support.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steven J. Sobol [mailto:sjsobol at]
> Sent: Tuesday, April 27, 1999 5:49 PM
> To: Roeland M.J. Meyer
> Cc: John Fraizer; Lauren.Nowlin at; nanog at
> Subject: Re: Contact handles disappearing mysteriously from the whois
> database!
> On Tue, Apr 27, 1999 at 05:10:02PM -0700, Roeland M.J. Meyer wrote:
> >As for as the rest of NSI screw-ups, go to one of the InterNIC lists. A
> >number of us keep telling NSI that the vampire-shift janitorial staff are
> >NOT system admins. They don't listen. The point is that I would 
> charge most
> >of the last years FUBARs off to incompetance, rather than Machiavellian
> >mechanations. To do otherwise gives way more credit than is deserved.
> Regardless of the reason the FUBARs happen, I have tried 
> discussing some of
> them with some of the people who supposedly can make decisions. Sometimes
> the discussions are productive, but nothing ever seems to happen. 
> Sometimes I
> get yelled at for insinuating that NSI could possibly be less 
> than perfect.
> -- 
> Steven J. Sobol - Tech Support Guru, Abuse Desk Guy, Bill Gates Lookalike
> New Age Consulting Service, Inc.
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Roeland M.J. Meyer
Morgan Hill Software Company, Inc.
mailto://[email protected]
You can always tell the people that are forging the new frontier.
They're the ones with flaming arrows sticking out of their backs and
looking a little charred around the edges.


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