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Re: Slow wireless

From: Jatin K <ssh.fedora_at_nospam>
Date: Sat Oct 08 2011 - 04:52:14 GMT
To: Community support for Fedora users <users@lists.fedoraproject.org>

On Saturday 08 October 2011 08:17 AM, Keith Clark wrote:
> I'm running Fedora 15 on a laptop with a Broadcom 4318 wireless card.
> The Network Settings shows I'm connected at 54 Mbps

54mbps is the local connection speed .... from your pc to the
router/gateway

> , but my actual
> download speeds tested with speedtest.net show only about 0.15 Mbps

speedtest.net shows speed from your router/gateway to internet hosted site

> download and 0.24 Mbps upload. My service is 2 Mbps download and 0.5Mbps upload.

so it looks ok

> I'm using the B43 driver.
>
> Any ideas on how to correct this?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Keith
>
>

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