[tor] Re: FDCServers (Fwd: Re: 1Gbit Hosting in EU)

  • From: tagnaq <tagnaq@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: torservers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 19 Feb 2011 17:06:52 +0100

On 02/19/2011 11:40 AM, Moritz Bartl wrote:
> I disagree. With Softlayer it got us cheap bandwidth for 6 months, and
> now the community has the benefit of knowing that they are stupid and
> not interested in understanding anything.
> Over the first few months, they told us SWIP is not possible. After
> telling them for each and every single complaint that SWIP would help,
> we got them to do it. They refused to add our abuse contact handle, so
> it didn't help much, but still.
> We were warned early enough (over a month before they actually shut it
> down), and we did not pay a single day more than what we got. I think
> that is perfect.

I agree.

> For me, Torservers.net has exactly that purpose: Try cheapo ISPs. Either
> that, or we WILL have to buy premium. It does not help if we put all our
> time into finding a cheapo ISP and then say "oh no, the support is
> terrible" or "they don't fully stand behind Tor" - and at the same time
> put real ISPs into the "oh no much too expensive" category.

From your writing I imagine that you will be running a 1GBit/s exit node
on FDCservers network shortly. That would be great :)
..even if they kick you after x months (as long as you don't pay more
then you got). Maybe they provide you also with a whois entry although
they state now that they won't, who knows ;)

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