I’ve received at least one e-mail and phone call indicating my new DSL service request has been acknowledged. Well that’s a relief.
Now, apparently, it’s up to the powers (no pun intended) that be…
Your DSL service order has been acknowledged by Telstra
WHAT WILL HAPPEN – NORMALLY
Exetel Submit Your Application To Supplier On This Date 2007-07-19 Supplier Confirms Receipt Of Your Application On This Date 2007-07-23 Estimated Date For Line Activation * 2007-07-30 ADSL Activation Completed On This Date * This is a guide only, services may be completed earlier or later. Please monitor for Activation Completed.
Let’s hope that “estimated” line activation date is moderately accurate. Perhaps I’m being too cynical about the whole thing. After all, this is a teir-2 ISP we are talking about here so it’s less likely to be arrogant with its customers.