[Fwd: Kremen VS Arin Antitrust Lawsuit - Anyone have feedback?]
stephen at sprunk.org
Wed Sep 13 22:44:28 UTC 2006
Thus spake "Johnny Eriksson" <bygg at cafax.se>
> "D'Arcy J.M. Cain" <darcy at druid.net> wrote:
>> If we were still calling central and asking "Hi Mabel, can you put me
>> through to Doc," no one would give a rat's ass about phone number
>> portability. Notice that no one is getting worked up about circuit
>> number portability.
> ... or street number portability. Thanks $deity.
That's the canonical argument against address portability -- you can't
take your street address with you when you move.
( I suppose now would be a bad time to point out I have a portable ZIP
code: it's mine for life as long as I pay for the service it came with,
no matter where I move. )
Stephen Sprunk "God does not play dice." --Albert Einstein
CCIE #3723 "God is an inveterate gambler, and He throws the
K5SSS dice at every possible opportunity." --Stephen Hawking
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