David P. Anderson
Department of Geological Sciences
Southern Methodist University
Wait... is this a challenge?caluml on Sunday August 10, @05:59PM writes:
Lets help them out.Pharmboy on Sunday August 10, @06:06PM writes:
while :; do wget http://www.geology.smu.edu/~dpa-www/venus/mpeg/atla1.mpg -O /dev/null -o /dev/null ; done
i already posted mine before i saw yours. my solution wasLatent IT on Sunday August 10, @06:07PM writes:
wget --delete-after -m -p http://www.geology.smu.edu/
which has the advantage of not only hammering their bandwidth, but since it requests everything on the entire site, including images and many multiple mb files, then the server cant cache it all, and will have to read from the disk alot. also, since it deletes after downloading, it doesn't take up your precious drive space, lol.
Ping statistics for 188.8.131.52:Anonymous Coward on Sunday August 10, @06:36PM writes:
Packets: Sent = 16, Received = 16, Lost = 0 (0% loss),
Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:
Minimum = 56ms, Maximum = 74ms, Average = 60ms
I mean, that's pretty damn smooth for a 30 minute old story.
That's probably peak /. effect time, too. I'm really proud of them, and their little beige boxes. =)
31.25K/s and risingscottj on Sunday August 10, @06:45PM writes:
I'm getting about 30KBps on this link.Anonymous Coward on Sunday August 10, @06:57PM writes:
I get about 100k/sec.wilhelm on Sunday August 10, @07:03PM writes:
359kb/s ... but I'm on a University connection now too, so it's possible if they are an I2 school as we are, that it's routing my traffic over I2.
For those of you with phat pipes:Anonymous Coward on Monday August 11, @08:59AM writes:
while : ; do wget -o /dev/null -O /dev/null \
http://www.geology.smu.edu/~dpa-www/venus/mpeg/atla2.mpg & sleep 2 ; done
Over 300KB/s for those mpegs :pAnonymous Coward on Monday August 11, @12:01PM writes:
394 KBps ... ... Done. :)DaLiNKz on Monday August 11, @12:44AM
160kb/s (my max).. smooth downloading...
...this space for rent..