[w] modem won't let go

paul sentner (psentner@dns.city-net.com)
Sat, 11 Nov 1995 01:28:29 -0500


..In reply to

>On Mon, 6 Nov 1995 rjs@ids2.idsonline.com wrote:

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> Matthew Sanderson wrote:

>Dial-up users have always had (at least in Win ver) a "packet storm" that
>persists for up to 30 seconds after disconnecting from a reflector. If you
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>try another reflector. Note: this problem is not as bad now as it was.

..personally, I haven't had this problem in some time; ..as I recall, one
reflector in particular really got a hold on my modem with a vengence, so I
didn't use it again.
..I suspsected this "problem" had to do with the reflector(s), some of which
seemed to be "strong".

..???

--paul--