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Topic # 35422 9-Jun-2009 21:57 Send private message

Has anyone else been noticing international traffic timing out and being just generally slow lately?

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  Reply # 223439 10-Jun-2009 05:43 Send private message

No.




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  Reply # 223476 10-Jun-2009 08:50 Send private message

It's always slow for me. 'Fullspeed' my arse!



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  Reply # 223528 10-Jun-2009 11:05 Send private message

Baboon: It's always slow for me. 'Fullspeed' my arse!


Well mine's always slow in regard to 'Fullspeed' as I assume I'm on a Conklin. But the last couple of days international sites have been very patchy whilst local traffic is still near instantaneous.

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  Reply # 223531 10-Jun-2009 11:14 Send private message

I get 550KB/s downloads during the day from random servers overseas... and last night i downloaded 2GB from overseas around 7pm @ 280KB/s. (i was using secure port 443)

Its not bad for me, although sites like youtube at peak times (6-11pm) are fairly slow, can't stream realtime-need a bit of buffering. I wonder why?

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  Reply # 224345 12-Jun-2009 13:14 Send private message

I might be.

Had internet issues last night (on VFX and phone was fine) reset modem and was fine although did not use for long. Partner has been complaining internet going down on and off today but phone working.

Will test tonight to see if its timing out.

Prob not relevant but I'm in palmy.

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  Reply # 224351 12-Jun-2009 13:54 Send private message

i had problems , connecting overseas was like being on dial up , reset modem it would be fine then the problems would start again lasted for a couple of hours then came right. had no problems since

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  Reply # 225682 16-Jun-2009 19:18 Send private message

I have issues local and international so different problem. Seems to be ok at the moment (of course not talking about speed! ;) )

Currently 0.28Mbits to the UK!!!


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