[Chugalug] EPB announcement
mikeosmith at gmail.com
Wed Sep 18 21:02:17 UTC 2013
On Wed, Sep 18, 2013 at 4:15 PM, Daniel L. Appleget <
daniel at chattanoogacomputerservice.com> wrote:
> THIS IS A LINUX USERS GROUP, HUMOR IS NOT ALLOWED.
> On 9/17/2013 5:29 PM, Dan Lyke wrote:
>> On Tue, 17 Sep 2013 16:40:55 -0400
>> "Daniel L. Appleget" <daniel@**chattanoogacomputerservice.com<daniel at chattanoogacomputerservice.com>
>> **> wrote:
>>> Let me test, what is anIP close to you I can Ping?
>> That was a joke (Dave got it). Chattanooga is 2459 miles away by road,
>> and that's a fairly straight set of roads. 2459 miles is 0.0132003884
>> light seconds, or 13.2 light milliseconds. Round trip would be 26.4
>> So a ping time of 25 milliseconds would mean packets were exceeding the
>> speed of light.
>> But if'n ya wanna, sonic.net supplies fiber to Sebastopol and Palo Alto
>> and is working on a few other places (same basic price range, $40 for
>> 100 megabit, $70 for gigabit, with phone and long distance and bla bla
>> bla), and is also my ISP (although I've just got an ADSL2+ connection).
>> So www.sonic.net is reasonable to test, and home.flutterby.net is
>> sitting under my desk in Petaluma. Though that's a ZTE 300 modem talking
>> to my home server, so that could add 50ms right there...
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> Daniel Appleget
> Chattanooga Computer Service
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