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RE: Comcast blocking p2p uploads

  • From: Clinton Popovich
  • Date: Fri Oct 19 17:55:27 2007

For anyone who is not aware this Comcast issue does have a solutions and its called iptables… works great for those behind either the great firewall of china or the great firewall of Comcast…



Clinton Popovich
Systems Administrator
Nauticom Internet Services - An NPSI Company
2591 Wexford-Bayne Road, Suite 400
Sewickley, PA 15143
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From: [email protected] [mailto:[email protected]] On Behalf Of Mark Owen
Sent: Friday, October 19, 2007 4:01 PM
To: Mike Lewinski
Cc: [email protected]
Subject: Re: Comcast blocking p2p uploads



On 10/19/07, Mike Lewinski <[email protected]> wrote:

With the remaining 1% being Linux ISOs.

I wonder what happens to these network police appliances (Sandvine,
Packeteer etc) when the P2Ps implement encryption and tunnel it all over

They'll just monitor for streams that utilize large portions of bandwidth for extended amounts of time and throttle all. 


Mark Owen