Subject: Re: TCP/IP tuning
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Thomas Miller <email@example.com>
Date: 02/28/2004 13:17:32
"John R. Shannon" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> The best "speed test" will be an FTP site provided by your ISP. Because of
> intermediate nodes along the network path you will probably never see your
> full link speed - even if the end point is a very fust, unloaded server.
Maybe their ftp site is throttled too.
Is there any way I can tell (besides
In two tests, I got 2.72 and 2.62 Mbps
from the ISP's ftp mirror site.