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Re: IETF SMTP Working Group Proposal at smtpng.org
--On 22 August 2002 01:16 +0200 Brad Knowles <email@example.com> wrote:
That's all well and good until said ISP's upstream servers go slow/break/take an age to deliver a message you can deliver from your own host immediately. [It also doesn't scale particularly well]At 5:35 PM -0500 2002/08/21, Peter E. Fry wrote:Relay through your upstream (hierarchical approach)? i.e. Register your server(s) with your provider, who is presumably trusted (registered with the global system).This is the approach I recommend, and have recommended for years.
I thought I was buying *Internet* access anyway... shouldn't that mean I have the right to talk which hosts I want on which port I want?