Lost opportunities ?
Martin Johnson - KC7ZWG
Tue, 27 Jun 2000 01:41:45 -0700
I have been waiting for nearly one year now, since my original request
for an IP address.....
Am I stupid or what ?
My schedule does not allow me to attend a Mitzel's gathering, and since
Wetnet has a web page dedicated to assigning IP address assignments, I
assumed that many hams wanting to participate would use this avenue to
become part of the group.
I really do not want to bother anyone... I have applied for an IP
address on two occasions and have sent an email directly to the person
responsible for assigning the addresses.
I have worked with two individuals who are already established on the
network and am certain the online form was filled correctly. I am also
somewhat knowledgeable with networking and TCP/IP.
As stated earlier, my intent here is not to slam anyone..... just to let
the group know that the system that is now in place is broken. I have
heard many ugly tales from others that getting an IP address has been
I understand that ALL of you are donating your time to the cause and
that some things may not always be a priority in your lives, but should
anyone have to wait a year for something as simple as an IP address ?
All I ever wanted to do was become part of the network... part of the
Just for the record..... I give up and am not expecting anything.
Sorry for the whining... good luck with your endeavors.
Martin Johnson - kc7zwg