Gadi Evron wrote: > On Mon, 18 Sep 2006, Sean Donelan wrote: > >> >>Intelsat has shutdown the primary satellite link for Zimbabwe's state >>communications company for non-payment, which has affected most of the
>>ISPs in the country. >> > > > I can't really blame them. I doubt the Internet is considered critical > infrastructure over there yet, and I doubt Intelsat would care... but this
> is interesting in the sense that even if you can't fault intelsat in any > way... Intelsat, Inmarsat, etc. run quite a bit, and if it's a > "country" that gets disconnected, that is a problem even if it's not
> "their" problem. > > Gadi.