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>>>My modem is a new Zoom 56K 2819 Internal with the latest flash upgrade.
>>>I am dialing into an updated Gridnet Pop and get a 44000 connection with
>>>an average D/L rate according to sysmon in win95a of 4900. For example,
>>>it takes 7 seconds to receive 200 headers in Agent.
>>>Win95a DUN 1.2b and Winsock2.
>>>Sometimes it takes 6 tries, but I can connnect from 40000-44000.
>>>This is a confirmed X2 Pop, not 56K.
>>>How can this be?
>>It can't. It's a confirmed K56 POP.
>I'm not lying about it.
I didn't say you were. What I meant was that you must be connecting to a
K56 modem, since (1) no modem supports both x2 and K56 and (2) your modem
does not support x2.
Quote:>According to Mindspring Tech Support the
>Gridnet Pop in Cleveland was switched to X2.
They might be misinformed.
Quote:>Please explain how I can download 200 headers from alt.win95 in
>seven seconds and why sysmon shows an average of 4.9 d/l rate.
>So does CuteFTP 1.8 and 2.0. My old connection was always
>26400 with my Boca modem.
You got a K56 connection.
Quote:>When I try to connect, it will take 1-8 tries to get 40000-42000, but it
Perhaps there are only a few K56 modems in the pool, and you keep trying
until you get it. ( I'd rather call an ISP that has the right kind of
modem on all lines. ;)
28800-56K Modem FAQ: http://www.aimnet.com/~jnavas/modem/faq.html