Subject: Re: NetBSD vs. PPPoA (with native IPv6)
To: Matthias Scheler <>
From: Amadeus Stevenson <>
List: regional-london
Date: 05/03/2006 18:21:13
On 5/3/06, Matthias Scheler <> wrote:
> > However I know it will only be a few months after I leave before the
> > adsl line goes down for some reason, and the "mysterious" black netbsd
> > box gets the blame and gets retired. It's very hard to train people,
> > especially if there is a huge lack of technically-minded people.
> Such things happen quiet frequently. And ex-fellow worker of mine created
> a nice Linux based infrastructure at a previous employeer. The admin
> which had to look after it didn't like Linux and converted everything
> to Windows within weeks.

The worst thing, is that this has already happened to me: a 2 system
netbsd internet infrastructure converted to windows in /under/ a week
after I left. I was, admittedly, over 10,000km away - but that's no
excuse as far as I'm concerned!