[AG-TECH] US - UK Network Test

Jeffrey D. Carpenter jeffc at ncsa.uiuc.edu
Thu May 30 10:48:13 CDT 2002

Hello Mike,

I am firing up our new node and will look for you.

What venue are you in?

At 04:06 PM 5/30/2002 +0100, Mike Daw wrote:
>Earlier today I sent an email asking US and UK nodes to attend a network
>test at 14:30 UTC (i.e. beginning 30 minutes ago at time of writing). I just
>wondered whether anyone from the US was intending to turn up. We got excited
>when Montana's node sprung into life just now, but it no one seems to be
>there (maybe the deer set it off).
>I have heard a rumour that a lot of US sites are having multicast problems
>today. Maybe that's why folks aren't connecting?
>It would be really useful if we could have a confidence check that we can
>still send and receive audio over (under?) the Atlantic on the new link, so
>if anyone Stateside can go to their node in the next 15 minutes or so, we'd
>be grateful. (Let me know if you're intending to do this.)
>Michael Daw
>Computer Services for Academic Research (CSAR)
>Manchester Computing, Kilburn Building,
>University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
>Tel: +44 (0)161 275 7026
>Fax: +44 (0)161 275 6800
>Email: michael.daw at man.ac.uk

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