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Re: Finally Cutting the POTS Cord

Brian E Williams (
10 Oct 2005 07:33:05 -0700

I do appreciate you taking the time to set me straight. I promise that
is the last time I ever top post or quote an entire post. Cross my

Joseph wrote:

> On 8 Oct 2005 05:56:38 -0700, BrianEWilliams
> <> wrote:

>> Sorry for the top post, but I just want to thank both of you for your
>> very helpful response. I will report back my results when my POTS ends
>> Oct 22. BTW, this is a single family home, and my neighbor's home has
>> the standard RJ-11 plugs whereas mine has this funky setup.

>> John McHarry wrote:

>>> On Wed, 05 Oct 2005 11:52:19 -0700, Brian E Williams wrote:


>>>> Above link is a picture of the inside of my outside telecom box here
>>>> in the USA. I want to route my Vonage VoIP service to my internal
>>>> phone network, so first I am going to disconnect the internal network

> No, I will not accept an apology. You should well know that it's
> *never* necessary to requote an entire original article especially a
> long one. You quote a few lines to jog your reader's memory. You do
> *not* barf back an entire original article at your audience. Whoever
> taught you that bad behavior didn't know much about on line
> communication. Whether top post or bottom post over quotation is
> never good under any circumstance.

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