[WISPA] WISPA Louisiana Crisis Center now operational

2005-09-07 Thread Matt Larsen - Lists
Hello all, We now have the WISPA Louisiana Crisis Center setup at Mac Dearman's HQ in Rayville, Louisiana. If anyone wants to call and coordinate volunteer help, equipment or press contacts, please call one of our two toll-free lines: 866-225-3715 866-221-6237 You can also contact me via

Re: [WISPA] Camp ShagNasty, Louisiana

2005-09-07 Thread Mark Koskenmaki
Hey Mac... I sent ya a note before, and I'm pretty sure you've been busier than a cowboy stomping snakes down there... but I'd like to shake the trees, so to speak, around here, with some of hte local churches, to find stuff your folks down there might need - a truckload, maybe. This would be

Re: [WISPA] Camp ShagNasty, Louisiana

2005-09-07 Thread Bob Moldashel
http://65.82.69.13/photo/picture.php?folder=Camp%20ShagNasty/picture=P9060035.JPG WOW! It's hard to believe all those people in the picture are homeless. Looks like they were well fed right up to the hurricaine.. :-) Hey MacYou and the guys are doing a great job down there. Keep

[WISPA] Linux Shared Contacts and Calendar

2005-09-07 Thread Bo Hamilton
Hello to all, Im looking for a program that will run on a linux server a enable person to share their contacts and calender with other members of the same server. Anyone got any ideas? My client travels alot and is out of the office all the time. Thanks everyone, Bo -- WISPA Wireless

Re: [WISPA] Camp ShagNasty, Louisiana

2005-09-07 Thread George
Is this Butch? http://65.82.69.13/photo/picture.php?folder=evacuees%20sept7-05/picture=P9040007.JPG -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe: http://lists.wispa.org/mailman/listinfo/wireless Archives: http://lists.wispa.org/pipermail/wireless/

[WISPA] Re: Location Checklist

2005-09-07 Thread Mac Dearman
Bullit, I appreciate the offer for a right hand man, but the right hand man would be 4 days late at this time. Sharon has been here and on scene since conception and has been coordinating our efforts very efficiently affectively. Matt Larsen flew in today to assist Sharon with the crews

[WISPA] Re: [Emergency-Relief] CLIMBERS NEEDED BAD!!

2005-09-07 Thread Mac Dearman
Bullit, Rick and all We are in desperate need of a couple tower climbing crews. I have a fractured Tibia and my foot leg is swollen as big as my wifes head. We have TLINK10s to deploy (THANKS TRANGO BROADBAND) and I think we are about to get all the bandwidth via my fiber we can use.

[WISPA] Re: [Emergency-Relief] 900 gear needed

2005-09-07 Thread Mac Dearman
Hey folks, We are in desperate need of some 900MHz APs and client side gear as well. We have numerous shelters that are covered up with trees and we are either going to have to relay the signal in with 2.4GHz or we could hang some 900 gear and be done and down the road. We could use 10 Aps

[WISPA] Re: alternate power

2005-09-07 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Forwarded as per David's request. Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)And I run my own wisp! 64.146.146.12 (net meeting)

Re: [WISPA] need WISPA to step up

2005-09-07 Thread Tom DeReggi
I disagree with you Rick. Part-15's effort should be supported as well as WISPA's. Different organizations just have different ways that they can help, different resources to offer, and different goals to accomplish. Part-15 took an approach that may had more beurocracy involved and

Re: [WISPA] need WISPA to step up

2005-09-07 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
OK guys that's enough. Part-15 is doing what it's doing. We're (wispa) helping with that effort to the degree that we are able to. No more infighting, back-stabbing or other whining. The people in the heart of this mess (the Katrina mess) don't have the time, need, or desire to read this

Re: [WISPA] Camp ShagNasty, Louisiana

2005-09-07 Thread Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181
Yeppers. Ugly cuss ain't he!?!? ducking Marlon (509) 982-2181 Equipment sales (408) 907-6910 (Vonage)Consulting services 42846865 (icq)And I run my own wisp! 64.146.146.12 (net meeting)

Re: [WISPA] Camp ShagNasty, Louisiana

2005-09-07 Thread Mac Dearman
I have a great wife! She just loaded up in my pick up with a notebook to go on her first ever service call all alone to put one of our subs back online who has been off line for 4 days :-) She likes power tools also!! Mac Marlon K. Schafer (509) 982-2181 wrote: I'm moving down

[WISPA] RE: alternate power

2005-09-07 Thread David Wilson
Thanks Marlon. Actually Joe Miller and Tim Wolfe are asking about the alternative power products. A more appropriate contact for donations is Michael Anderson since he's working with Electro-Comm to warehouse and stage the gear before putting it to use. Michael's e-mail is [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[WISPA] RE: [isp-wireless] alternate power

2005-09-07 Thread Alex Goldman
Folks, Sascha Meinrath has a comprehensive post on this issue here: http://cuwireless.net/node/100 courtesy of boingboing http://www.boingboing.net/2005/09/05/katrina_communicatio.html -- WISPA Wireless List: wireless@wispa.org Subscribe/Unsubscribe:

Re: [WISPA] Volunteer Contact Info Checklist

2005-09-07 Thread Barry at Mutual Data
Hello Rick, Here is what I am doing, I talked to Mac today at 2pm and will be heading down tomorrow morning. I support WISPA's efforts and if they coincide with P-15, I'll let Wispa decide that. Barry RH Volunteer Information Checklist: RH   RH First Name: Barry RH Last Name:

RE: [WISPA] Volunteer Contact Info Checklist

2005-09-07 Thread Rick Harnish
Thanks Barry, This is a political Hot Potato. How to cooperate and hopefully reunite the industry factions, yet remain somewhat civil as Part-15 tries to take all the credit. I appreciate your support and will continue to support the effort at Mac's and JohnnyO's the best I can behind the

RE: [WISPA] Re: [Emergency-Relief] CLIMBERS NEEDED BAD!!

2005-09-07 Thread Mike Delp
Mac, I just left a message with Matt on the number he posted. Wisper has two climbers that can head down Thursday at 3 pm from St. Louis. We have harnesses, and I have the rescue stuff you requested. I have been trained by Comtrain, and my climber has had some internal training. We are not

Re: [WISPA] RE: [isp-wireless] alternate power

2005-09-07 Thread George
It's good to see Alex Goldman from the isp-wireless group, jupitermedia, being apart of this group. Thanks for the links! George Alex Goldman wrote: Folks, Sascha Meinrath has a comprehensive post on this issue here: http://cuwireless.net/node/100 courtesy of boingboing

[WISPA] WISPA Crisis Center website now operational

2005-09-07 Thread Matt Larsen - Lists
Thanks to help from Paul Smith of Community for Network Technology, we now have the WISPA Crisis Center website up and operational. Please visit http://katrina.cnt.org/freepress/ for the details. This will be our official outlet for documenting donations, volunteers, equipment needed and

[WISPA] Re: [Wisp] WISPA Crisis Center website now operational

2005-09-07 Thread Matt Larsen - Lists
Wrong URL - here is the correct one: http://katrina.cnt.org/wordpress/ Dangnabit Matt Larsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] Matt Larsen - Lists wrote: Thanks to help from Paul Smith of Community for Network Technology, we now have the WISPA Crisis Center website up and operational. Please visit

[WISPA] Thank You

2005-09-07 Thread Rick Harnish
I just want to say Thank You to all of the hard working volunteers that are out in the field working hard to help the suffering evacuees. Your work is not going unnoticed! I wish I was down there helping you but right now my place is here in the back office. Hopefully, next week I will get

[WISPA] WISPA TShirts and Hats

2005-09-07 Thread Rick Harnish
It has been suggested to me that we send Tshirts and hats to our men in the field. Alex, how soon can you get some printed up? Anyone else? Rick Harnish President OnlyInternet Broadband Wireless, Inc. 260-827-2482 Office 260-307-4000 Cell 260-918-4340 VoIP www.oibw.net [EMAIL

RE: [WISPA] Re: [Wisp] WISPA Crisis Center website now operational

2005-09-07 Thread Rick Harnish
Awesome job Matt, get ahold of Steve Stroh soon, he wants some human interest stories and more pictures. He is coming over towards us, he needs encouragement. Rick Harnish President OnlyInternet Broadband Wireless, Inc. 260-827-2482 Office 260-307-4000 Cell 260-918-4340 VoIP www.oibw.net [EMAIL

Re: [WISPA] WISPA TShirts and Hats

2005-09-07 Thread Matt Larsen - Lists
Hi Rick, My wife is working on a Wispapalooza 2005 logo and we will put it up on cafepress when we get it done. Matt Larsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] Rick Harnish wrote: It has been suggested to me that we send Tshirts and hats to our men in the field. Alex, how soon can you get some printed up?

[WISPA] Part-15 Katrina Disaster Relief Effort Chief of Staff Positions

2005-09-07 Thread Sabrina Smith-Sweeney
As Part-15's role in the Katrina Relief Effort has grown, so has the need for more organization. This is a huge, complex project and structure is necessary to keep all the elements working smoothly together. Here is what Michael, Sabrina, and Claudia intend to put into place. We need your help