2421Re: Whats going on
- May 2, 2001I post the eGroups through the forum interface. My replies to a
different group were taking a good 4 hours to get through. I was
thinking it was Yahoo having difficulty, rather than my ISP
(GTE/Verizon). My regular email is not experiencing any slowness.
--- In BackpackGearTest@y..., "David Hicks" <daveh@u...> wrote:
> I've seen responses to messages days before the message being
> However, it is not just this list. So, I suspect part, maybe a
> of the problem is my ISP.
> I am getting more and more messages out of sequence -- some up to
> days. For example, I will see some replies long before I see the
> of the thread, or earlier replies.
> Now I believe that Email is still a "store and forward" technology
> a server doesn't get through it often holds the message for some
> trying again. So, I think I know what is happening, but not where -
> different messages take different routes from and to the same ISPs.
> However, I was wondering if other folk were experiencing an
increase in the
> same type of "messages out of sequence." If not, I suspect that
> (USIT / OneMain / EarthLink) may be having more congestion than its
> and connection to the "net" itself can handle -- albeit the dial-in
> access is doing OK on the no-busy signal or dropped lines problems
> having before.
> Any experts out there have any advise? Time to switch ISPs?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <cstarnes@n...>
> To: <BackpackGearTest@y...>
> Sent: Wednesday, May 02, 2001 12:09 AM
> Subject: [BackpackGearTest] Whats going on
> > I knew Jerry was having problems with some of his messages not
> > showing up untill much later (sometimes the next day). I sent 2
> > replies in the past hour and they havent shown up. This is a test
> > see if this will go through. Anyone else having this problem.
> > Coy Boy
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