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  Reply # 576558 2-Feb-2012 22:02 Send private message

some sites still dont seem to be working properly.... youtube.com doesnt fully load here nor does speedtest.net





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  Reply # 576560 2-Feb-2012 22:03 Send private message

Appears to be working. Thought it was a fixed line problem until I tried my phone and then my computer again, and it just all worked. *cross fingers that it stays like this*





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  Reply # 576564 2-Feb-2012 22:10 Send private message

Linuxluver:
Ramboss: I hope this isn't fallout from NZ deporting kim dotcom


He hasn't been deported. .  


Not Yet atleast (but as you say money buys law, although dotcom has a bit of a slush fund of his own)

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  Reply # 576565 2-Feb-2012 22:10 Send private message

Linuxluver:
Ramboss: I hope this isn't fallout from NZ deporting kim dotcom


He hasn't been deported. .  


Not Yet atleast (but as you say money buys law, although dotcom has a bit of a slush fund of his own)

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  Reply # 576566 2-Feb-2012 22:12 Send private message

Not sure why that happened twice, Sorry

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  Reply # 576581 2-Feb-2012 22:34 Send private message

l43a2: nor does speedtest.net


I thought it was just that my flashplayer needed updating or something! blimmin' hell.

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  Reply # 576583 2-Feb-2012 22:35 Send private message

tardtasticx: Appears to be working.


yea.
seems to be intermittent.
why on earth it's ?only google? is what I want to know.

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  Reply # 576586 2-Feb-2012 22:38 Send private message

plambrechtsen: The issue is being worked on with the highest priority.  I can also say it's not being caused by the transparent proxy as I am no longer going via it, and I am having the issue too.

I've noticed that google is now going via the Sydney Akamai farm so I suspect something has gone untoward with the Akamai farm in NZ.


in a less busy moment, would someone mind explaining why it's an issue with Google (not Bing/etc.; not _all sites_), and whether or not this happens with any other sites we might be familiar with (youtube, facebook, etc.)?

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  Reply # 576595 2-Feb-2012 23:30 Send private message

Happened to me with both Google and Youtube tonight...all seems to be working now tho, so presume it's resolved?

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  Reply # 576661 3-Feb-2012 09:07 Send private message

On-Demand was having issues as the player page has lookups to both Facebook and Google Analytics and it was hanging on both of them, once I host-blocked them it fired up and worked fine, and a download I had running before things failed kept happily running at >1MB/sec the whole time.

XT Mobile also failed for me, I was unable to google for a couple of things I was trying to find and it got nowhere, tried different DNS servers which didn't help. Seems ok this morning though.




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  Reply # 576797 3-Feb-2012 13:06 Send private message

stevenz: tried different DNS servers which didn't help. Seems ok this morning though.


I don't even know what this means.

is that something you can do and bookmark to switch to when it's lagging?

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  Reply # 577053 3-Feb-2012 22:44 Send private message

We've had a staff member report a similar issue accessing Rabobank's website now. When using an alternative ISP, there is no problem.

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  Reply # 578030 7-Feb-2012 01:16 Send private message

is google playing up, again? (not sure if it's my connection as a whole...now that this is working)


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  Reply # 585797 23-Feb-2012 16:30 Send private message

one of our computers is having issues with Yahoo, today. (intermittent inability to load pages) :S

is there any reason to think restarting the modem/router would change anything, or is it solely a Telecom issue?

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  Reply # 585940 23-Feb-2012 20:15 Send private message

Lykho: one of our computers is having issues with Yahoo, today. (intermittent inability to load pages) :S

is there any reason to think restarting the modem/router would change anything, or is it solely a Telecom issue?


I haven't seen any of the similar cache issues we had earlier on.  The Akamai farm was acting up a few days ago affecting Vimeo, but that seems to be fixed too.

Try logging a call with 0800 225 598 and see what they have to say.




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