[oclug] Rogers sucks
burns at burnsmacdonald.com
Fri Mar 8 21:32:03 EST 2002
On March 8, 2002 09:19 pm, Francis J. A. Pinteric wrote:
> As for those people who are agitating to leave Rogers for iStop, I suggest
> that if you do so, try to go and negociate a block deal with them. Why go
> to iStop simply because you're fed up with Rogers? Stick with Rogers and
> join in an inter-LUG initiative to get them support us. That way you can
> leverage that against iStop (or any other ISP for that matter) and try to
> get the best deal for OCLUG with a mass sign-up.
> We have clout, so we might as well use it.
We've already done that. OCLUGGERS get a discount from iStop on the initial
price or setup charges (I forget the details).
Let's not forget that iStop is almost entirely run on Linux and that they
officially support Linux clients.
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