From: Diarmaid O'Loughlin (dollar at domain csn.ul.ie)
Date: Tue 27 Apr 1999 - 12:54:44 IST
Well about 6 month's ago I had a rat eat my line out side the
house...don't ask... anyway I started to lose baud rate and get shit
ping's . I phoned telecom they sent out a tech, found the problem, and
they repaced the hole line into the house. My connection is excelent now!
Have a look into that!
On Mon, 26 Apr 1999, John Kinsella wrote:
> my connection to my ISP (from home) has become ludicrously slow since I
> upgraded to SuSe 6.
> Could be a coincidence but I suspect that I broke something.
> pings to Irish IP addresses take 100's of ms, even seconds..
> I'd like to eliminate the possibility that it is a modem-related prob -
> ie have I told the modem to be 300 baud :-)?
> Any tips? I can use minicom to dial ISP and all seems OK.
> Could there be a mismatch between modem speed & serial port?
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