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    Slow Internet This Evening

    This is a discussion on Slow Internet This Evening within the Website news forums, part of the SkyUser Announcements category; Not sure if this is affecting anyone? Within the last 30 minutes, the London Internet Exchange (LINX) has a major ...

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      Slow Internet This Evening

      Not sure if this is affecting anyone?

      Within the last 30 minutes, the London Internet Exchange (LINX) has a major problem that caused instability and loss of connectivity. Our bandwidth providers have shut down their connections to LINX so we are no longer directly affected by it.

      However, as LINX carries such an enormous volume of traffic (and the majority of the UK's internet traffic) it is quite possible that some connectivity may still be less than perfect as other providers may still have their port enabled and/or have congestion on other circuits.

      We have that sent to us this evening by our hosting company.


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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      Is that why the Skyuser speedtester is not working?

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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      Working for me fine, it must be your ISP lol

      09 December, 2009 20:36:36 5272 Kbps 666 Kbps

      Although I would guess that there is a good chance a lot of places will be struggling this evening.


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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      Yep the net has been rubbish for me tonite, very unstable.

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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      We did actually get that message at 6.21pm but didn't think it would affect anyone.


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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      Its working for me now, I will pass it on.

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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      I have stumbled across a few sites that are refusing to load tonight or some that are on the slow side, I guess it might be to do with this.

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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      internet must be buggered i keep getting flashbacks Skyuser.co.uk
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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      ^ It will not even load for me.

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      Re: Slow Internet This Evening

      you must be on SkyBB then lol
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