Re: AT&T Usenet Netnews Service Shutting Down



On 2009-06-09, Allen Kistler <ackistler@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Meanwhile Bleachbot is blasting it from existence wherever it can,
since it's been posted to *every* group the old Prodigy servers carry,
not just sbcglobal.*. It's probably legit, though.

There's been quite a bit of talk over in NANAE about AT&T and several
other consumer ISPs in the USA dropping NNTP. I think it's legit, and
also a vivid demonstration of why it's a good idea that AT&T is getting
out of NNTP service...
.