Re: [Nolug] IRC channels

From: -ray <>
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2004 18:54:36 -0500 (CDT)
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On Sun, 22 Aug 2004, Ron Johnson wrote:

> > >Why would Tulane block IRC? Too much illegal file sharing?
> > >
> > >
> > They are nazis. At various points in time I have had problems with them
> That's not very tolerant, or open-minded, is it? Maybe there's
> a *valid* reason they do it.

Perhaps they got tired of students logging on to haX0r channels where the
kiddiez hang, talking smack and getting the entire network DDoS'ed.
Maybe the illegal file transfers were using too much bandwidth.
Unfortunately, for a network administrator, IRC is more trouble than it's

Ray DeJean
Systems Engineer Southeastern Louisiana University
IBM Certified Specialist AIX Administration, AIX Support

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