Re: Deaf JOTA?
Pete Murray (pjmurray@IX.NETCOM.COM)
Fri, 9 Aug 1996 12:34:21 -0400
At 03:03 PM 8/8/96 -0400, you wrote:
>Does anyone have any experience in text-based HAM activity during the
>Jamboree On The Air? One list member asked about IRC simulcasts, and I
>read something about HAM operators who use computers via radio in ways
>similar to the Internet.
We call ours JOTI, and it always great fun. The last one I was on
for, I had the experience of talking to Scouters from Boznia who had just
been able to get on for the first time in years!!! There are permanent BSA
chat rooms on both EFnet and Altnet. Check them out!!! Never know who you
are going to interface with....
AKA "Goodyear Pete", Hey you!, Mr. Cubmaster, and the "Professor of Cooking"
"Awesome is as awesome does..."
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City