what to do with 2meg adsl

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by powelly, Mar 16, 2003.

  1. powelly

    powelly Guest

    Does anyone know any nice site to try out my 2meg adsl when it goes live on wednesday?
     
  2. XP Abuser

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  3. SPeedY_B

    SPeedY_B I may actually be insane.

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    Download a FreeBSD .iso :)
     
  4. XP Abuser

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    download the contents of downloads.com :)
     
  5. Glaanieboy

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    I know! Download the entire Internet!
     
  6. Evil Marge

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    lol :D
     
  7. PseudoKiller

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    ahh ... is that fast?? 2 meg adsl. What are your upload download ratios ??

    /me is suspicious... ( 100 meg lan with a fiber back bone right out to the net )

    Impress me ... if you can ...*pfffft*
     
  8. powelly

    powelly Guest

    upload sucks still only 256k, its not cheap but works paying for it, ( im gonna be living in my office ) £130 a month from Pipex.

    Glad to see nobody suggesting downloading unreleased movies :)
     
  9. PseudoKiller

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    why d/l a moive.. the quality usually sux and they are so cheap to buy on dvd.
    2 Meg ADSL means you get burstable 2 megs. dosent mean you will always be a 2 meg d/l...
    How much is 130 pounds into USD ??
     
  10. powelly

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  11. XP Abuser

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    you only really need high uploads for P2P and FTP so they dont really want you doing that all day do they. be a leecher

    oh yeh and download a movie:)
     
  12. Kush

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    well the internet on my compound is ganna be upgraded soon to vdsl 8mb (megabytes) per sec and its shared, but thats all good cuz right now its 128kb and i get around 50kb to 70kb hehehe:D :happy:
     
  13. Geffy

    Geffy Moderator Folding Team

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    I am on 5xT3, dunno what that is I have heard it called oc12 a few times though
     
  14. Un4gIvEn1

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    Im on 3.0Mbps/384Kbps :)
     
  15. SPeedY_B

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    T3 = roughly 43mb (x5=215mb)
    OC12 = 622.08mb
     
  16. Geffy

    Geffy Moderator Folding Team

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    so I can tell the people who call it oc12 to stfu then :p
     
  17. SPeedY_B

    SPeedY_B I may actually be insane.

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    OC (optical carrier) is roughly 51.85mb, so you'd be on around OC4, if such a thing existed :)

    The most common speeds are (gotta love google)
    OC-1 = 51.85 Mbps
    OC-3 = 155.52 Mbps
    OC-12 = 622.08 Mbps
    OC-24 = 1.244 Gbps
    OC-48 = 2.488 Gbps
    OC-192=9.952 Gbps
     
  18. Glaanieboy

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    :eek:
    /me signs in for OC-192 :D
     
  19. Mubbers

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    Will it download an air-raid shelter, quickly????

    :eek:

    Mub's
     
  20. XP Abuser

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    Geffy how the **** do you get that sort of speed in the uk
    and especially manchester
    and how much does it cost


    *sees geffy run from the backbone socket*:eek: