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  Reply # 1435215 26-Nov-2015 14:04
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Might be able to use more than the worst option where you cant read text finally.




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  Reply # 1435259 26-Nov-2015 14:46
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hio77: would be interesting to see how long certain isps take to catch up on the peering.....


We will be establishing our peering very shortly :) Though it looks like they are also peering with the route servers too which helps.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1435326 26-Nov-2015 15:57
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Not a Spark retail connection, but it's just as bad for me on a gigabit GGI line as well. Was fine prior to the AUS delivery starting.
traceroute: Warning: live.twitch.tv has multiple addresses; using 199.9.249.134   traceroute to live.twitch.tv (199.9.249.134), 64 hops max, 52 byte packets SNIP
4  g7-2-8-201.akbr6.global-gateway.net.nz (122.56.118.65)  0.630 ms  0.583 ms  0.569 ms
5  ae2-6.tkbr12.global-gateway.net.nz (122.56.127.17)  0.857 ms
6  xe7-0-9.sebr3.global-gateway.net.nz (202.50.232.254)  24.301 ms
7  ae5-10.sebr4.global-gateway.net.nz (202.50.232.242)  24.698 ms
8  ae5-10.sebr4.global-gateway.net.nz (202.50.232.242)  30.202 ms * * 9  * * * 10  * * * 11  * * *^C


Edit: Tried twice to get the formatting to look nice. Evidently Geekzone isn't having any of it today.

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  Reply # 1435424 26-Nov-2015 18:16
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hio77: would be interesting to see how long certain isps take to catch up on the peering.....


We will be establishing our peering very shortly :) Though it looks like they are also peering with the route servers too which helps.


Heh, it wasnt actually you guys i was poking at!


Great to hear you guys have plans though!




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  Reply # 1438023 30-Nov-2015 18:17
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Would love to hear someone from Spark about this, still constantly buffering on source

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  Reply # 1438043 30-Nov-2015 18:39
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@MrRex

what streams are you having issues with

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  Reply # 1438075 30-Nov-2015 19:24
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I can get about 5-10 seconds of view time on any given stream on source.

Tracing route to twitch.tv [192.16.71.189]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

1 <1 ms <1 ms <1 ms 192.168.1.1
2 2 ms 2 ms 2 ms 118-92-51-254.dsl.dyn.ihug.co.nz [118.92.51.254]
3 5 ms 4 ms 4 ms bvi-400.bgnztsnp01.akl.vf.net.nz [203.109.180.34]
4 5 ms 4 ms 4 ms bvi-188.bgnztsnp01.akl.vf.net.nz [203.109.180.33]
5 29 ms 29 ms 30 ms 10.123.80.58
6 * * * Request timed out.

It has never been that bad for me before.

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  Reply # 1438099 30-Nov-2015 20:00
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Most streams are buffering on and off constantly for me for the last week or so.
The odd stream is ok

I get the issue on my Vodafone Cable and on 2degrees 4G in Wellington.

I called Vodafone about it and they had the same issue on the same streams I gave them examples of.
But they said its a Twitch issue.

I filled out a Twitch Video Buffering Information form but who knows what will come of that.

Not sure where to go to from here.

Any help appreciated.

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I heard comments that Twitch are aware there are issues with their AUS outgress servers currently..


I dont have details to post on that, maybe someone else will




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I've been in contact with Twitch staff about this. They're apparently aware of the issue, and are looking in to it. Whether that was just them trying to make me go away, or they're genuinely looking into it, I don't know.
I'd imagine that considering the costs of their Sydney delivery system, they're working to sort it so they get the most out of it.

Every time you're watching Twitch and it buffers, report it. The greater awareness they have of the problem the better.

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  Reply # 1439820 3-Dec-2015 11:46
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Lorenceo: I've been in contact with Twitch staff about this. They're apparently aware of the issue, and are looking in to it.


Did you get any update on this?

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  Reply # 1440000 3-Dec-2015 16:40
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Ahh, guessing this is why I've had so much trouble streaming source quality recently. Usually buffers every 5-10 seconds regardless of device. Was fine prior to this.

Connection info: Orcon UFB previously 30/10 now 100/20




 

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  Reply # 1440208 3-Dec-2015 23:18
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mercutio: Did you get any update on this?

Nothing yet, no.

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  Reply # 1440245 4-Dec-2015 05:23
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For the last week Twitch has been impossible to watch. Buffers every 3 or 4 seconds. No problems in the last few years, even with only ADSL2.

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  Reply # 1440390 4-Dec-2015 11:18
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Report it every time it happens.

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