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Old February 21st 05, 11:15 AM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
Mike GW8IJT
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Their www server is generally ok but why is their Usenet News server so
slooooow?
There's no comparison between that and news.individual.net which always
runs at a decent speed.
Regards Mike.

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Old February 21st 05, 11:26 AM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
Bob Eager
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On Mon, 21 Feb 2005 11:15:38 UTC, "Mike GW8IJT" wrote:

Their www server is generally ok but why is their Usenet News server so
slooooow?


Usenet is a resource hog. It is rarely the case that a budget ISP sizes
their news servers adequately.

There's no comparison between that and news.individual.net which always
runs at a decent speed.


You get what you pay for... (or will pay...!)

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Old February 24th 05, 11:03 AM posted to uk.telecom.broadband
AJM
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As an ISP are homecall any good? reliable / support ?
AJM

"Mike GW8IJT" wrote in message
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Their www server is generally ok but why is their Usenet News server so
slooooow?
There's no comparison between that and news.individual.net which always
runs at a decent speed.
Regards Mike.



 




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