Using Mobile Phone email addys for monitoring

Brandon Butterworth brandon at
Thu Sep 6 23:22:35 UTC 2007

> > It's more effective to spend the money on SMS messages. Mobile
> > providers are forced to use very aggressive anti spam measures, which
> > can add significant delays in message delivery.
> Recommendations on software and modems?

Easy enough to build, here's one I made earlier

ebay/old Sun X1, serial gsm modem, qpage = OOB alarms

Sun X1s are cheap, low power and have good management already
so you can throw them in remote places


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