[ubuntu-uk] UK Providers

Mark markymoo75 at gmail.com
Tue Jul 26 19:15:50 UTC 2011

On 26 July 2011 20:07, Ted Wager <ted at trufflesdad.plus.com> wrote:

> Anyone tell me if it is possible for an isp  to cut down
> the download rate for one of it's clients ?
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>  Ted Wager
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Afraid so, usually if you go outside of the fair usage policy they can
throttle your bandwidth effectively putting you in the 'naughty corner' for
about a week.

This seems standard practice with ISP with a fair usage policy but most
a fairly reasonable with the limit unless you're a heavy heavy user.

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