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i love maxdsl

Discussion in 'Networks & Internet Connectivity' started by hedgey, 8 May 2006.

  1. hedgey

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 30 Jan 2003

    Posts: 1,483

    150 Opening BINARY mode data connection for /edunfs/mirrors/sites/ftp.freebsd.org/ftp/pub/FreeBSD/releases/amd64/ISO-IMAGES/6.1/6.1-RC1-amd64-disc2.iso (622262272 bytes).
    226 File send OK.
    Data Connection closed
    622,262,272 bytes transferred in 00:13:11, 786,677 bytes/sec
  2. snow patrol


    Joined: 20 Oct 2002

    Posts: 3,907

    Location: London

    it's quick, but you haven't lived until you're downloading off bit torrent at over 1.5 megabytes per sec in the comfort of your own home ;)
  3. Mercutio


    Joined: 11 Jun 2003

    Posts: 4,988

    Location: Sheffield, UK

    Errr - he's downloading off a newgroup server (by the look of it - could be FTP) so will likely be doing 100% of line speed 100% of time - no worrying about what peers are available with what connection speed :D

    Currently on an LLU line that only syncs around 4500 but gives a solid 450KiloBytes a sec from giganews :)

    Edit: that is obviously FTP now I look at it properly but meh :D