Here is the list of criteria which a node needs to meet in order to be an official PersonalTelco node. See NodeTypes for a list of all the different types of nodes:

All Nodes

Gateway Node

Repeater Node


MUST, SHOULD, etc. directives as defined in RFC: http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc2119.html -RossOlson


Are we/did we adopt the FreeNetworks Peering Agreement? Yes, summer of 2004 after the FreeNetworks summit.


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  1. The exact definition of "open" is left to the owners imagination, however if there is any debate the final determination lies with the BoardOfDirectors. (1)