Residential internet is a best effort shared network service with no guarantee of performance or reliability.
If that's the approach then their marketing plan and advertising should state that. Imagine that. They'd have fewer customers ... so I guess less of them to complain about "blistering fast services".
Daylo: So if I understand correctly, after reading this thread and others, we're back at "peak time lag hell" issues? Confirm? Deny? Uncertainty?
As of now, my latency in game is back to just over 300ms ... not bad considering between 7pm and 11pm NZ it's at a respectable 2000ms to 6000ms (approx.).
Woohoo and party hats!
I sent my whizbang magic orcon tool results back ... ping'n'traceroute'n'speedtest scripties ... go go gadget!
Daylo: Yes both WoW and Vent were absolutely ... "terribad" last night and the previous night !!
Sounddude:Daylo: Yes both WoW and Vent were absolutely ... "terribad" last night and the previous night !!
Can you provide traceroutes to your Wow and Vent servers when this is happenining.
Also supply your IP address.
Snackos: I'm still getting painful latency...anyone else?