#181 2018-04-12 23:18:13

BFSoldier 1
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Re: Moving to Paris

a note to the server runner - it's subjective and maybe be useless and irrelevant but ill post it anyway :

regarding the general hitreg / lag in simple fra, it felt like some server settings were changed around april 1 to 4, 2018

before that ( ~ march 15 to april 1 ), hitreg was ok at low population and outside primetime. now the hitreg is poor all the time, even at night / morning with less than 10 players. and it looks like it is poor for the majority too, not just me. most inf players need longer time to hit and kill players

i wonder what info and tools are used to try to assess which overall settings result in least lag and best hitreg. cpu utilization - total packet loss - jitter - ping ?

anyone agrees that hitreg has become worse last 10 days ?

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#182 2018-04-13 00:10:51

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Re: Moving to Paris

Black Mamba wrote:

The person with the best bandwidth lowest latency always wins has some advantages.

FTFY.  "250Mbps" is a measure of throughput, not latency.  When your ISP moves you from 5Mbps to 25Mbps to 50Mbps to 100Mbps to 250Mbps, that doesn't change your latency.  (Not talking about switching ISPs or hardware; just "upgrade to a 10x faster plan.")  Your in-game ping does not "go down" corresponding to your throughput now being 10x higher than it was before, because that's not what higher throughput means.

Your sustained throughput (download a file, concurrent people streaming, etc.) is going to be great by upgrading to 250Mbps.  But your ping is expected to be the same as it was before.

-Trench

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#183 2018-04-13 11:33:44

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Re: Moving to Paris

I tend to agree with BFSoldier 1, the server feel spongy since few weeks, I have unusual weird and small lags pretty much all the time and hitreg seem a little different to me too. Nothing dramatic tho, still well playable.

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#184 2018-04-16 11:45:34

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Re: Moving to Paris

It should probably be a little better now. Server instances are running on separate cores and removed some unnecessary processes. Your feedback is always welcome.

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#185 2018-04-17 22:03:04

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Re: Moving to Paris

tuia wrote:

It should probably be a little better now. Server instances are running on separate cores and removed some unnecessary processes. Your feedback is always welcome.

Not sure for welcome feedback ?? smile

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