[kwlug-disc] netalyzr/ispgeeks interpreting [was: Re: Reliable Broadband speed test]
unsolicited at swiz.ca
Sat Mar 5 21:13:40 EST 2011
John Johnson wrote, On 03/05/2011 8:22 PM:
> On 2011-03-05 19:51, unsolicited wrote: Quoting SORBS DUHL FAQs:
>> It is a matter of debate as to whether a user at home should be
>> running their own mail server. It is the opinion of SORBS that anyone
>> competent enough to do so should be allowed to run their own mail
>> server, but also, that all outgoing mail from dynamically assigned
>> address space (and in a few cases even from statically assigned space)
>> should be made to flow through the mail server(s) of the Internet
>> service provider in question.
> Per Execulink:
> "it is technically against our user agreement to run any type server on
> residential accounts (due to security concerns)."
> Presumably "any type server" includes mail servers.
Yes. Of course. Most providers say the same. Including my own, as
noted, Rogers. Which was why I particularly noted not long ago that
mail servers are specifically allowed at eyesurf - that being rather
unusual to see in the terms of service.
- servers would also include vnc, vpn, ssh, ping, ...
And your point is?
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