[ILUG] OT - Measure broadband speed
linux at sweetnam.eu
Tue Jan 22 18:40:54 GMT 2008
ollie at eillo.org wrote:
> I'm not quite satisfied with the speed of my broadband connection
> and want perform a reliable bandwidth test before calling my provider.
> Can anyone recommend a good one? I can find a few through google but
> they seem to be based in the US. Can the meter compensate for the
> increased ping?
What ISP are you using?
Try downloading a Linux ISO from ftp.heanet.ie. Not sure if they would
take to kindly to being used as a test but if you are looking for a
particular distro then now would be a good time to grab it.
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