anybody hear from their ISP for downloading large files?

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  1. jaw_belize

    jaw_belize Well-Known Member

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    like 250gb+
     
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    jdwhatever Fesh Gold

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    Belizian problems
     
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    jdwhatever Fesh Gold

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    Bump
     
  4. doughhead63

    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    First World problems
     
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    jaw_belize Well-Known Member

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    amazing how we make a mockery of a yes/no type question
     
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    Napoleon V2 New Member Banned User

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    I got a notice for downloading a photo of your mom
     
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    jaw_belize Well-Known Member

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    doughhead63 OD'd on life itself Staff Member

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    Sorry, no, I have not...

    Who is your ISP provider?
     
  9. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP

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    if they say anything i will ask for the outrageous monthly fees they demand to provide me with their sporadic 50mbps services and no-name korean shit dsl docsis 3 modems.

    also TWC / RR uses Sun hardware and Solaris to operate their networks. They still have 10 years experience to obtain before they can do things on that platform close to what I wrote the code 15 years ago to permit them to do.
     
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    jdwhatever Fesh Gold

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    Lulz
     
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    jdwhatever Fesh Gold

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    Seems serious
     
  12. newcastlefan

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    https://airvpn.org. $5.00/month for an encrypted VPN with no bandwidth limits and no logging permitted by their local laws.
     
  13. banksy

    banksy Doritos housing hillbilly VIP

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    My internet is capless

    Don't have to beg for permission like jawr does
     
  14. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP

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    i live by my internet connection. when it goes down, i cannot work or earn income. I can't have anyone snooping on my connections when i am connected to our offices (its federal law that we have FIPS 140-2 encryption end to end).
     
  15. Mur

    Mur soon Gold

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    Nope, nothing from comcast and i download allot of game on steam.
     
  16. newcastlefan

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    that's because they see your connection to steam which they know and understand is a bandwidth hog so they don't think you are downloading movies torrents. transfer 205gb via bittorrent and watch how fast you get a note.
     
  17. Ano

    Ano Dawg Supporter

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    But if you used the VPN connection they wouldn't see right?
     
  18. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ My life is one big lazy day

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    jawr is guilty of sometthing
     
  19. banksy

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    that's exactly what I was thinking
     
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    He wants to download a huge bundle of BBW and Chubby porn I think