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by admin
Wed Sep 03, 2014 12:13 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: How to register on this message board
Replies: 0
Views: 45116

How to register on this message board

Dear Honorable Visitors, Due to an excess of spam, we have removed the link for automatic registration in the top right menu, but you are most welcome to subscribe. We will easily create an account for you. Just contact us by email with your choice of username. http://the-lebanon.com/email_us.html
by admin
Mon Aug 25, 2014 7:39 am
Forum: Computer & Internet
Topic: Internet Services: Cable, ADSL, DSL in Lebanon?
Replies: 156
Views: 1284197

Re: Internet Services: Cable, ADSL, DSL in Lebanon?

Finally...

This thread was started in December 2003, more than 10 years ago.

Thank you so much for reporting Raficoo!
by admin
Thu Apr 09, 2009 8:13 pm
Forum: Politics in the Middle-East
Topic: A very important question!
Replies: 2
Views: 33215

Tranlation from http://translate.google.com ... The continuing tension in Iraq: the arrest of a group suspected of terrorist financing operations After a temporary lull in the days that the Iraqi elections were held in January 30 (January), which last saw the flow of the Iraqi people of all national...
by admin
Wed Oct 24, 2007 1:45 am
Forum: Computer & Internet
Topic: Internet Services: Cable, ADSL, DSL in Lebanon?
Replies: 156
Views: 1284197

Finally DSL was released in Lebanon in Spring 2007. Unfortunately, this is NOT a good news. The packages are still very expensive and the features are VERY poor comparing to the outside World. 1/ It is slow. The smallest package is 128kbps and the biggest is 1MB. 2/ The bandwidth it VERY limited pe...
by admin
Tue Oct 23, 2007 11:21 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Regsitration for new users is back!
Replies: 0
Views: 22859

Regsitration for new users is back!

Registration for new users was closed during a few months for maintenance. It is now open!
by admin
Mon Jan 08, 2007 8:28 pm
Forum: Employment in Lebanon
Topic: IT Administrator / Lebanon
Replies: 0
Views: 23637

IT Administrator / Lebanon

A well-known industrial company has an opening as follows: Job Title: I.T. administrator Job Location: Beirut Job Overview: - administrate an existing Oracle Based System under W 2003 Server & Printer Sharing. - Participate in planning, migration and implementation of new applications. - Monitor...
by admin
Wed Sep 27, 2006 6:59 pm
Forum: Comments & Suggestions
Topic: Suggestions for this forum
Replies: 3
Views: 67729

For the moment, you may want to drop your tech. thoughts into "Computer & Internet".
by admin
Fri Sep 15, 2006 8:12 pm
Forum: Computer & Internet
Topic: Internet Services: Cable, ADSL, DSL in Lebanon?
Replies: 156
Views: 1284197

They have been advertizing like crazy since the beggining of the war. It seems to be a normal dial-up with some kind of "web accelerator" software. Nothing very new. These softwares have been arround for a long time now. I would really doubt that it is as fast as they say. (But I suppose a...
by admin
Fri Jul 28, 2006 8:02 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: the-lebanon.com under attack?
Replies: 0
Views: 20761

the-lebanon.com under attack?

I guess it is war time... Today, Friday 28 July 2006, by the end of the day, some people tried to attack our server. This forum was down for more than 30 minutes. I suppose it will happen again... :?
by admin
Fri Jul 28, 2006 7:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Why the name?
Replies: 3
Views: 46209

The Lebanon

The name Lebanon (also "Loubnan" or "Lebnan") is derived from the Semitic root "LBN", meaning "white", a reference to snow-capped Mount Lebanon. In British English, the country has often traditionally been referred to with the definite article as the Lebanon,...
by admin
Thu Jul 27, 2006 1:54 am
Forum: Politics in the Middle-East
Topic: Israelis, Lebanese Blog To Each Other As War Rages
Replies: 0
Views: 29363

Israelis, Lebanese Blog To Each Other As War Rages

07.25.2006 1:59 PM EDT Israelis, Lebanese Blog To Each Other As War Rages 'This is the first conflict where the citizens of enemy countries are blogging in real time to each other,' Israeli blogger writes. by Gil Kaufman "Looking to the Good side of the WAR!!!" "Israel - finish Hizbo...
by admin
Mon Jul 24, 2006 7:27 am
Forum: Computer & Internet
Topic: Game server(s)
Replies: 28
Views: 275777

Game Servers

I don't think so... But what's the point of having game servers in Lebanon? They are useless for the moment. Local connections are too slow to play most online games, right?
by admin
Mon Jul 10, 2006 5:34 pm
Forum: Computer & Internet
Topic: IDM hackers!!
Replies: 1
Views: 32510

Firewalls and Intrusion Alerts

Hi, This is a very common thing. It happens on many networks. Sometimes it is because the network is badly set and not maintained very well. Whatever the reasons, you should ALWAYS use a good firewall when you are connected to the Internet. WinXP's firewall is not bad for stopping incoming calls, bu...
by admin
Mon Jul 10, 2006 12:19 pm
Forum: Computer & Internet
Topic: Compare Lebanon ISP's : Terranet, Cyberia, IDM, VISP...
Replies: 21
Views: 223881

WARNING: Stay away from Terranet!

Terranet are now official SPAMMERS! Wassim Abou Rjaily from Terranet confirmed to us that they consider this a normal advertising and that they might do it again! Here is a sample of the TERRANET bulk spam sent on July 5, 2006: http://www.the-lebanon.com/antispam/terranet/pics/terra_mini.gif http://...
by admin
Mon Jul 10, 2006 11:33 am
Forum: Computer & Internet
Topic: F*U*C*K Lebanon Spammers (epublicities, silhouette, etc.)
Replies: 30
Views: 332095

TERRANET's SPAM

Thanks Murex! Your sample of the TERRANET spam sent on July 5, 2006 is now online here: http://www.the-lebanon.com/antispam/terranet/pics/terra_mini.gif http://www.the-lebanon.com/antispam/terranet/spam_by_terranet_05-jul-2006.html DON'T BE STUPID! STAY AWAY FROM TERRANET & IDM! THESE SCAMMERS A...