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Re: More on Sri Lanka fiber outage....
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 On 2004-08-24, at 12.58, Bruce Campbell wrote: > On Mon, 23 Aug 2004, Tony Li wrote: > >> Did they arrest the crew? They have grounds on negligence >> charges... > > The crew of the ship for having dropped anchor presumably in defiance > of > 'Undersea cable, Do not anchor here' signs, or the telco for having > sited > a critical communications cable near/beneath a busy port ? ....if that was the criteria, all of the UK would only be connected to the US. And having worked for someone who owned sea-cables mainland-UK, that was occasionally a tempting idea :-) - - kurtis - / Running -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: PGP 8.1 iQA/AwUBQTWAgqarNKXTPFCVEQJhtgCdG3eI4xc5mYfvfJzGwTcQ2Qbi5pQAoN8c pnIJTv7irT+Hd5J21rqU04YM =mwOD -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----