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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    agh poo, thanks okes.
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    I'm getting around 170ms for UK ping? @PBCool what is the expected ping for UK ? https://www.speedtest.net/result/9050070012.png Regards, Chris
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    Thanks for the feedback. Sounds like the FNO equipment/exchanges etc are quite stable from a loadshedding perspective. (I do recall a article published on MyBB from Vuma explaining that the effects of loadshedding on the network - but the article did mention improving things with generators and...
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    FYI: Received this feedback from CISP - I requested them to find out more info with regards to the intermittent downtime on SADV: Do many of you also experience downtine due to loadshedding on the FNO side? Kind regards, chris
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    okay, guess you're lucky to still be on their emailing list? feedback from SADV: Good day Chris, Please note that the notification get s sent to your ISP and they have to send it to their client. Unfortunately we cannot send it to you directly anymore. Kind Regards Support
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    Thanks, thats helpful. I'll try and reach out to them. I do recall getting one email last year, then it stopped? (assumed that SADV pushed back and made it the responsibility of the ISP to communicate)
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    Regarding my earlier post about being notified, CISP responded saying they currently do not send out any form of communication for planned maintenance (when the maintenance is from the FNO). They are working a solution but no date can be given. Is this this same across most ISPs? (I know the...
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    Don't think so. I've been using my router for a while now, instability started early this week. Seems better today, touch wood.
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    Asus RT-N66U MTU/MTR set to 1480
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    temporary disconnect again this morning: Feb 11 09:23:33 pppd[449]: Serial link appears to be disconnected. Feb 11 09:23:34 WAN Connection: Fail to connect with some issues. Kind regards, Chris SADV, JHB East.
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    more temporary disconnects today: Feb 10 05:12:32 wan: finish adding multi routes Feb 10 05:12:34 WAN Connection: WAN was restored. Feb 10 05:18:23 WAN Connection: Fail to connect with some issues. Feb 10 05:18:36 wan: finish adding multi routes Feb 10 05:18:38 WAN Connection: WAN was...
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    Hi @PBCool : #COOL-20191212-351786 - frequent downtime from SADV. I've contracted SADV for RCA, they say to contact my ISP. Please help? #COOL-20200210-376222 - In light of the frequent downtime, I lost connection again last night, I called SADV directly as there was no broadband light on the...
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    temporarily lost connection: Feb 6 10:13:05 pppd[447]: Serial link appears to be disconnected. Feb 6 10:13:07 WAN Connection: Fail to connect with some issues. Feb 6 10:13:07 nat: apply redirect rules Feb 6 10:13:11 pppd[447]: Connection terminated. Feb 6 10:13:11 pppd[447]: Modem hangup...
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    Improving comments below news articles (Disqus)

    @rpm my comments are being deleted, there is nothing wrong with them? this has happened a number of times? compared to some of the comments that get through? I dont comment often.
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 3

    same here - JHB, SADV seems to be okay now?
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