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Getting moneysworth from my ISP!

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Getting moneysworth from my ISP!

#1 Postby chrispop99 » Thu Dec 28, 2017 2:56 pm

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Re: Getting moneysworth from my ISP!

#2 Postby Jerry3904 » Thu Dec 28, 2017 2:58 pm

I guess!
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Re: Getting moneysworth from my ISP!

#3 Postby Stevo » Thu Dec 28, 2017 5:27 pm

Lookit all that durn torrenting. You must be piratin' all those ISO files, whatever this unmerikan "Linux" is!

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Re: Getting moneysworth from my ISP!

#4 Postby chrispop99 » Thu Dec 28, 2017 11:38 pm

Stevo wrote:Lookit all that durn torrenting. You must be piratin' all those ISO files, whatever this unmerikan "Linux" is!

:happy:

My ISP used to have a policy of reducing your speeds if you exceeded certain arbitrary limits in a 24hr period. They also used to prioritise traffic based on type, with torrents slowed the most. As their speeds have increased for free to 150Mb/s (down), that was ineffective, so they don't seem to bother now.

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Test machines:
32-bit non-PAE - Thinkpad T41, 1.6GHz Pentium M, 1GB RAM.
32-bit PAE - DELL Latitude D610, 1.73GHz Pentium M, 2GB RAM.
64-bit - Lenovo T61, 2GHz Core 2 Duo, 2GB RAM
64-bit - Gigabyte Z77P-D3, Intel i3-3220, GeForce 8400 GS, 4GB PC3-12800.


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