Traffic Shapped On Regular Downloads

Thomas Milne tbrucemilne-TcoXwbchSccMMYnvST3LeUB+6BGkLq7r at
Tue Jul 7 03:12:39 UTC 2009

On Mon, Jul 6, 2009 at 10:58 PM, Michael Lauzon<mlauzon-Re5JQEeQqe8AvxtiuMwx3w at> wrote:
> Well, it appears my connection is being shapped on a regular download
> by Bell, as I am getting really shitty speeds bouncing around 13KB/sec
> - 60KB/sec, and this is not a p2p download, just a regular file
> download off of  So, it seems Bell has gotten worse
> even when they are currently in front of the CRTC!

As much as I hate Bell Canada's internet service, I'd doubt it's
deliberate. It's probably just incompetentce! ;)

Anyhow, switch to Teksavvy and use MLPPP, no more shaping. Even
better, no more Bell.
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