OT: The future of USENET?

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Wed Mar 27 21:20:13 UTC 2013

El día Wednesday, March 27, 2013 a las 03:37:43PM -0500, Joshua Isom escribió:

> The last ISP I knew had usenet complained about the bandwidth and 
> storage required.  They had a dedicated satellite instead of using their 
> backbone, and only cached a couple days.  All the porn and warez has the 
> side affect of wiping out the cost benefit.

I'm using since some years http://www.aioe.org/ which has no binary
groups (i.e. no porn or warez) and a cache of 25 days. Just works.

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