chris : The RiscStation website is nothing to do with me - it's down to Roy. As he pays for whichever server it's on, then the problem doesn't lie with me (or Roy) but the server's update policy.
ian : what is discussed on the yahoo group is for those who have paid their deposit only and that is made clear. As to the mystery over the deposits, it's an interesting idea, but completely and totally waaaaaaaaaaaaaaay off.
gman : spot on with what you say to holding companies to account, but I'm perplexed at AU actually having a style ;-p