In message <[log in to unmask]>, Jeff Cochrane writes:
> Greetings Afrik-ITes!
> Nemo writes:
> > But there are reasons for volume (or usage) charges.
> Suppose it's the modem bank that's congested?
What modem bank? We are talkign about HF Radio here, a discussion that
you kicked off, by the way.
> Industry standard is one 28,8kbps modems for each 8 unlimited
> access (no volume or time charges) PPP customers.
There is no insdustry standard. None whatsoever. In particular not one
that us unlimited. In the US most ISPs do that, perhaps, but
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