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Old 04-16-2009, 02:52 PM   #1
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slow internet in ubuntu 8.10 using pppoe wired connection


i just shifted to ubuntu 8.10. i managed to figure out the internet connection using pppoe but when i download anything,whether directly or using synaptic, it gives very slow speed, in bytes . what should i do.

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Old 04-16-2009, 02:58 PM   #2
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try to disable ipv6
http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-dis...in-ubuntu.html
 
Old 04-16-2009, 03:13 PM   #3
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nope. its same. fluctuating between bytse.
 
Old 04-16-2009, 03:19 PM   #4
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what speed do you have when you do ftp download from a known ftp server (from your provider)
Is the connection always slow, or only with apt-get?
try another mirror
 
Old 04-16-2009, 03:25 PM   #5
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its happening only with ubuntu. previously when i had debian installed, it was giving full speed upto 32KB. i have 256 kbps connection using motorola sb5100 modem. but since i installed ubuntu,its downloading at bytes.. max goes to 10KB,.thats it. there is no problem from isp.

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Old 04-16-2009, 04:56 PM   #6
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Its working now. I did the same thing again, rebooted and its running fast as usual. thanks for help.
 
  


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