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My Dell Streak came with a free copy of Quickoffice, which is a handy little program, and especially useful on the large screen of the Streak. When I registered, it signed me up to an occasional mailing list, which I tolerated on the grounds of getting a useful app that I might otherwise have had to pay for.

Until now.

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Dear Cisco

If you are going to publish crucial mistakes in your Cisco IOS configuration guides, could you please have the common decency to make them at least moderately obvious?

Telling someone to configure the ip nat outside command on the ATM interface, when it should be on the Dialer interface, is a quite subtle distinction for someone configuring a router from scratch for the first time. You know, the sort of time when one would be closely following the configuration guide?

Love and kisses,

P.S. Wildcard masks? Seriously? What the hell is wrong with regular subnet masking?