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    Why aren't I on ADSL 2+?

    This is a discussion on Why aren't I on ADSL 2+? within the Sky Broadband help forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; Ok guys, here are my stats. Should I be on ADSL 2+ as I'm on MAX, or does it not ...

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      Question Why aren't I on ADSL 2+?

      Ok guys, here are my stats. Should I be on ADSL 2+ as I'm on MAX, or does it not really matter?

      /usr/sbin/adslctl: ADSL driver and PHY status
      Status: Showtime Channel: INTR, Upstream rate = 768 Kbps, Downstream rate = 7616 Kbps
      Link Power State: L0
      Mode: G.DMT
      Channel: Interleave
      Trellis: ON
      Line Status: No Defect
      Training Status: Showtime
      Down Up
      SNR (dB): 7.1 14.0
      Attn(dB): 42.0 27.0
      Pwr(dBm): 19.8 9.9
      Max(Kbps): 8224 1184
      Rate (Kbps): 7616 768
      G.dmt framing
      K: 239(0) 25
      R: 16 16
      S: 1 8
      D: 64 8
      ADSL2 framing
      MSGc: 1 1
      B: 239 25
      M: 1 8
      T: 1 1
      R: 16 16
      S: 1.0666 8.6153
      L: 1920 208
      D: 64 8
      Counters
      SF: 29801715 29801713
      SFErr: 324 0
      RS: 2026516674 253314560
      RSCorr: 736757209 2438
      RSUnCorr: 4177 0

      HEC: 279 0
      OCD: 0 0
      LCD: 0 0
      Total Cells: 510277758 0
      Data Cells: 268522537 0
      Drop Cells: 0
      Bit Errors: 0 0

      ES: 287 0
      SES: 100 0
      UAS: 20 0
      Total time = 1 days 20 hours 44 min 24 sec
      SF = 29801715
      CRC = 324
      LOS = 114
      LOF = 0
      ES = 287
      Latest 1 day time = 20 hours 44 min 24 sec
      SF = 4391932
      CRC = 52
      LOS = 8
      LOF = 0
      ES = 38
      Latest 15 minutes time = 14 min 24 sec
      SF = 50813
      CRC = 2
      LOS = 0
      LOF = 0
      ES = 1
      Previous 15 minutes time = 15 min 0 sec
      SF = 52930
      CRC = 3
      LOS = 1
      LOF = 0
      ES = 3
      Previous 1 day time = 24 hours 0 sec
      SF = 5082263
      CRC = 73
      LOS = 29
      LOF = 0
      ES = 65
      15 minutes interval [-30 min to -15 min] time = 15 min 0 sec
      SF = 52931
      CRC = 0
      LOS = 0
      LOF = 0
      ES = 0
      15 minutes interval [-45 min to -30 min] time = 15 min 0 sec
      SF = 52989
      CRC = 1
      LOS = 0
      LOF = 0
      ES = 1
      15 minutes interval [-60 min to -45 min] time = 15 min 0 sec
      SF = 52931
      CRC = 0
      LOS = 1
      LOF = 0
      ES = 1


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      Re: Why aren't I on ADSL 2+?

      Quote Originally Posted by x LAGER LOUT x View Post
      Should I be on ADSL 2+ as I'm on MAX, or does it not really matter?
      No. ADSL2+ is suitable for short (low attenuation) good quality lines. Your attenuation at 42db is slightly above the borderline for ADSL2+ so you're better off on G.DMT (much the same speed but a more stable connection - with the current firmware in any case).

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      Re: Why aren't I on ADSL 2+?

      Thought as much, cheers for the clarification.

     

     

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