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Does Scientology still use telex?

Discussion in 'Staff "War Stories"' started by survivalist, May 17, 2016.

  1. Mest Lover

    Mest Lover Not Sea Org Qualified

    The telex program used to process the incomm telexes back in 1989 had 2 passwords needed to unlock it. Extremely easy to hack and made to work. Not much security to that.
  2. Mest Lover

    Mest Lover Not Sea Org Qualified

    When I was in, the CLO EUS used a Xenix based 386 computer running a Bourne shell. 80 mb drive with a pair of digicards leading to 16 wyse 150 terminals. EMACS word processer to type the telexes.
    They were processed and routed to external comm and sent to INT via a hayes 2400 baud modem on a computer using ms dos.
  3. yes, now a More of a specialized developed program specifically for comms between orgs, and its encrypted or something? They use e-mail, I don't know why they even use the program too - it caused too much dev-T in my opinion. :p
  4. Enthetan

    Enthetan Master of Disaster

    It's part ego and part paranoia.

    Ego, because they think they can develop better stuff, with LRH Tech on their side.

    Paranoia, because they think that any commercial comm program will have government eavesdropping built in. Then again, based on various revelations over the years, it's not really paranoia...
  5. telex made beautiful music
  6. vumba

    vumba Danielle Chamberlin

    No you’re right, they had a few like this at St. Hill and London Org.
  7. HelluvaHoax!

    HelluvaHoax! Platinum Meritorious Sponsor with bells on



    All orgs have upgraded their audio technology.

    I just ordered a copy of SPACE JAZZ on the all new and incredible fidelity only possible through 8 track cassettes.

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