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Master Geek


  # 311879 27-Mar-2010 15:28
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btw right about now (starting ~3ish pm) i don't get any packet loss. latency is back at normal level. so major lag spike between 2 and 3 pm?

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Uber Geek


  # 311892 27-Mar-2010 16:36
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Same with me. up until about 2pm I was gaming fine. Now Lagging + disconnecting.

 
 
 
 


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Master Geek


  # 311929 27-Mar-2010 19:45
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Yup, same here. Can log into games, but immediately red-lines :(

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Uber Geek


  # 311940 27-Mar-2010 21:48
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God this is frustrating. 10 seconds of gameplay leads to 1 minute of lag/connection's lost. Please fix this telecom.

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Ultimate Geek


  # 311945 27-Mar-2010 22:14
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I accept that this plan may be slower at times but this is getting ridiculous,
Facebook doesnt always load correctly and often needs refresed,
Gmail has to be loaded in basic mode during peak times to even load
Rapidshare runs at an average speed of 18KB

I can understand the filesharing being slower, but shouldnt this plan be able to load webpages without timing out?

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Uber Geek


  # 311947 27-Mar-2010 22:22
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skewt: I accept that this plan may be slower at times but this is getting ridiculous,
Facebook doesnt always load correctly and often needs refresed,
Gmail has to be loaded in basic mode during peak times to even load
Rapidshare runs at an average speed of 18KB

I can understand the filesharing being slower, but shouldnt this plan be able to load webpages without timing out?


Wow 18kb/s? Can I have your connection please? Im lucky to get 10.

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Master Geek


  # 311951 27-Mar-2010 22:50
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the good thing is that since 3 pm i dont experience any packet loss. pings to google are at 140ms which is extremely low, usually 180ish. havent played wow or anything tho. online radio keeps droping out ocasionally.

 
 
 
 


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Uber Geek


  # 311969 28-Mar-2010 02:24
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I Noticed at 2am my downloads have gone back to "normal" speed. well above 4kb/s anyway. Havent tried gaming yet but I would imagine it would be fine :)

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Uber Geek


  # 311973 28-Mar-2010 02:42
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2am is when the shaping is supposedly turned off.

One torrent I was running jumped from ~40kBps to ~1MBps almost instantly then,




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Uber Geek


  # 311974 28-Mar-2010 03:36
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Dosn't seem to calm the packet loss though. Teamspeak still measures 12% packet loss and an 80ms ping. Server is in Sydney. I also get packet loss in game (same server)

It is now 3:37AM. I don't know...





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Master Geek


  # 311977 28-Mar-2010 07:29
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The worst morning yet for me, absolutely no connection to newsgroups and many webpages are just loading so slow.

And things were going so well yesterday I was hopeful that this was all sorted.

EDIT -------------------------------

5 minutes later and it went from dead links to the three servers I was trying back to normal. I guess maybe my timing coincided with changes being made at Telecom? Just a guess.

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  # 312011 28-Mar-2010 11:11
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Well, looks like I am having problems even though I have switched back to the Adventure plan:
https://www.speedtest.net/result/763230373.png


DL: 1.31Mb/sec
UL: .14Mb/sec
Ping: 54ms





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Master Geek


  # 312016 28-Mar-2010 11:47
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I'd be just happy if I could log into work without it dropping conn every 5 bloody minutes

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  # 312020 28-Mar-2010 12:05
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WallySimmonds: I'd be just happy if I could log into work without it dropping conn every 5 bloody minutes


I just rang Xtra and they changed my power profile after checking my line attenuation. It has made a HUGE difference. Tripled my DL/UL speeds:
https://www.speedtest.net/result/763273479.png

I am sure this is a different issue to the BT problems but it is worth ringing Xtra and checking perhaps...

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Uber Geek


  # 312024 28-Mar-2010 12:21
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Flashcards, that is still way below average. I take it you are yonks away from the exchange?





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