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Topic # 14530 8-Jul-2007 13:45
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Hello Everyone,

Looks like XNET are having international connectivity issues since Friday at 8PM, very helpful lady on the helpdesk said this morning that is was to do with a 3rd party supplier (In the USA?) as only USA sites are slow.

I can get 4.5Mbits to Sydney still - but Los Angeles is around 130kbps!

No ETA on a fix :( - but their status message now lists it as a fault :)

http://www.xnet.co.nz/cgi-bin/status.cgi?id=162







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  Reply # 77370 8-Jul-2007 20:58
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i'm not with Xnet (i'm with Ihug), but since yesterday the speeds have been extremely variable.

Wonder if it's got anything to do with Live Earth streaming saturating the infastructure perhaps?

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  Reply # 77376 8-Jul-2007 22:42
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Ah, that would make sense (Live Earth).  I can't even get onto the most important web site in the works, www.brickboard.com, which is a forum for Volvo enthusiasts.




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