[ale] isp questions
agcarver+ale at acarver.net
Tue Jun 16 20:50:52 EDT 2020
On 2020-06-16 13:50, Derek Atkins wrote:
> On Tue, June 16, 2020 4:39 pm, Alex Carver wrote:
>> If I can wait a bit longer they may have to upgrade the neighborhood on
>> their dime instead of mine. Right now the copper system is very old and
>> deteriorating. I've had to have the line crew out twice because the
>> pair I was on had degraded. On the last visit the crew told me that the
>> neighborhood only had two spare pairs, all the others were in use.
>> Because of the two calls the two spares are gone and we're now with zero
>> spares. They told me one more outage would force them to replace
>> everything because they would not have the spares. So we'll see what
> Sounds like they just told you how to force their hand!!!
Maybe :) We'll see if it actually comes to pass. It would require a
lot of digging to fix since half the neighborhood is underground.
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