Re: Torrents killing my conection
2010/6/21 ABS Doug <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 5:28 AM, Ron Johnson <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Lets not forget that my *wired* system crapped out at 86% while downloading
>> the torrent he supplied. Bouncing my WRT56GL solved the problem.
>> However, two other torrents I've downloaded (both "legally" on torrent)
>> downloaded just fine.
> I've had problems with torrents not finishing, but *never* knocking
> out my connection! Boy this is REALLY weird. Your wired connection on
> the same torrent... wow, I'm just totally confused. So what
> technically happening when a torrent takes down your wired
Well, it knocks out your router by eating it's memory and cpu time too much.
This is typical problem on low end routers, buy better one..