Sheldon T. Hall
shel at cmhcsys.com
Mon Oct 13 09:33:20 CDT 2003
sammy ominsky said ...
> I've been using packet8 for over a month now, and am quite happy with
> it. The only limitations that would keep me from using it as our only
> home phone are the fact that you can't call 911 with it, and if the
> electricity or cable go out you have no phone either.
> The 911 thing makes sense. 911 calls are automatically routed to the
> nearest emergency call center, and if your phone is routed through a
> server in California or New Jersey, how can you reach the right center?
... "Unit six?"
"Unit six, Ten-four."
"We have a report of a disturbance at 192.168.0.20"
"We're on our way! Unix six out."
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