[Gllug] Incredibly slow download

'lesleyb' lesleyb at herlug.org.uk
Mon Jun 27 00:06:23 UTC 2011

On Sun, Jun 26, 2011 at 04:49:22PM +0100, Chris Bell wrote:
> Hello,
>    I found that all internet connections were timing out on Friday, and
> although there was an improvement Saturday the ftpsync update of Debian from
> free.hands.com is limiting at about 20 KBytes per second, with no sign of a
> finish after about 36 hours instead of the usual two hour maximum overnight.
> I am aware that there has just been a Debian update to 6.0.2, and Wimbledon,
> and the Grand Prix, but I am seeing isolated peaks of nearer 200 KBytes per
> second as I access other sites, still nothing like the rock steady ADSL sync
> at 7946Kbps to the C&W LLU. Is there a known problem?
> -- 

I've not had problems over in SE London Chris.

My upgrade went okay this am.  Have you checked your provider
for any failures/network problems?


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