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The Telecom Digest for Jun 16, 2015
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|Date: Sun, 14 Jun 2015 21:32:48 -0700 From: "Duncan" <Duncan@xrtc.net> To: firstname.lastname@example.org. Subject: Re: Landline automated testing Message-ID: <1434342768.2036596.295530161.55C59C67@webmail.messagingengine.com> On Sat, Jun 13, 2015, at 23:32, email@example.com wrote: > Monitoring the audio on my at&t (swbt) landline without going offhook, > each day at approx. 1:15am I record an automated test. I sometimes leave a butt set across my 5ESS line and have heard that 3-tone test as well, also around 1am. I believe it's the ALIT, or Automatic Line Insulation Test. If your line is off-hook when it was scheduled, I'm not sure if it's done later, or postponed to the next day. ***** Moderator's Note ***** A. Because it disturbe the normal top-to-bottom flow of a written conversation. Q. Why is top-posting bad? Bill Horne Moderator|
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