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by quill3033
Thu Jul 23, 2009 11:53 pm
Forum: Other
Topic: Download scheduling
Replies: 17
Views: 12964

Re: Download scheduling LINUX

CoreyPlover has helped first with Windows, as that platform probably has the most users needing the information, but for Linux users, automated scheduling is quite straightforward, and depends on two plain text tables, /etc/crontab or the similar /etc/anacrontab. A crontab is a simple text file tha...
by quill3033
Sat Jul 18, 2009 11:50 am
Forum: Products & services
Topic: Change In Off Peak/Peak Times
Replies: 395
Views: 21916

Re: Change In Off Peak/Peak Times

I think it is really wrong and a downgrading of the service provided. 60 hours less off peak time a month and at a really crucial time for me. I think it is really wrong and a substantial downgrading of the service not just because of the hours but because of the inconvenient time that they've done ...
by quill3033
Sat Jul 18, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: Other
Topic: Download scheduling
Replies: 17
Views: 12964

Re: Download scheduling

Hi, Corey - I'm really upset at Exetel cutting down my off peak time by two hours especially the two hours i would use it the most. Could you point me to the thread where I can post this? and no, scheduling doesn't work for me. I can't really do a whole lot of things and really it means two hours le...
by quill3033
Sun Apr 26, 2009 7:00 pm
Forum: Products & services
Topic: Pensioner Broadband Plans?
Replies: 212
Views: 49306

Re: Pensioner Broadband Plans?

Hi, actually I got my father (77yo) to switch from TADAUST to your service because it was much better and more reliable and cheaper so you have it pretty good already. My father though does use Skype/VOIP and loves to watch YOUTUBE videos and also now has a camera for VOIP so again, more volume need...
by quill3033
Sun Apr 19, 2009 9:11 pm
Forum: Products & services
Topic: Possible Change To Off Peak Period
Replies: 761
Views: 29008

Re: Possible Change To Off Peak Period

no, doesnt work for me. i like to start downloads at midnight and go to bed. if i had to start at 2am it would mean waking up in the middle of the night to do it.