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Re: [TCLUG:5721] ADSL, servers, etc.

On Sat, 1 May 1999, Daniel M. Debertin wrote:

> Back on the subject of ADSL, does any TC area ISP allow a person to run
> a server on an ADSL line? I'm able to run a httpd server, but the only
> other remote access that I have to my system (which is static-IP, BTW)
> is via rlogin -- no ftp, no telnet/ssh, nothing else (I'm with
> Is there in the Cities an ISP that offers DSL and is
> fairly permissive as far as assuming that customers know what they're
> doing? I realize that the reasons for not allowing servers at what are
> after all _client_ lines are both security- as well as
> bandwidth-related. Still, if any of you know of a more permissive ISP in
> the area (or if you are such an ISP and would like to make a sales pitch
> :), speak up!
> Dan Debertin
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I am running ADSL using uswest as a service provider and I am able to use
sftp,ssh, and http. on my DHCP line ... (it is almost static since my IP
hasn't changed in 8 months)
Eric Edgar