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Daniel Lawson daniel@m...
Thu Aug 29 22:36:51 NZST 2002

> is a Telecom host that is the main web-server for Jet Stream
>Games web/ftp server, over the last few years I have used it as a ping
>test to see if connections are working.

Ahh. I forgot about this. Satlan appear to block ICMP Echo-Request.

 From KCBBS however... Right now, 10:32pm, thursday night.

--- ping statistics ---
10 packets transmitted, 10 packets received, 0% packet loss
round-trip min/avg/max = 2.6/4.6/9.8 ms

 KC has 100Mbit into APE. :)

22:34:46 (32.62 KB/s) - `patch-2.2.15.bz2' saved [1132557]

That test didn't go so well however.
Interestingly enough, wgeting the same file off, which 
usually yields speeds of about 500K/sec, gave me similar performance

22:36:30 (31.33 KB/s) - `patch-2.2.15.bz2.1' saved [1132557]

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