[nSLUG] Chebucto Idiot

Jon me at jonwatson.ca
Fri Aug 29 08:51:50 ADT 2008


George N. White III wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 29, 2008 at 12:02 AM, Jon <me at jonwatson.ca> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I wonder if someone out here can assist me in something Chebucto-ish?
>> I run a small F/LOSS consulting firm and always find it useful to have
>> shells here and there in order to run network tools like dig from a
>> variety of resolvers. I *think* that I can get shell access from
>> Chebucto, but as a business, I can't figure out how to sign up.
> Chebucto has telnet/ftp access, but the shell is lynx.  They do have
> PPP dialup which may give you different network connectivity than your
> home/business high speed access, but you are still running dig, etc.
> on your own machine.

Thanks for clearing that up. I knew that they provided dialup ISP 
services, but I also assumed that they would provide a shell. A shell 
that only runs Lynx isn't all that useful for my purposes.




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