[bf1942] Bandwidth advice
jon at defenderhosting.com
Mon May 9 14:07:24 EDT 2005
I would agree. The most you'll be able to squeeze on a T1 would be mid 20s
before you start to max out the circuit.
I'd really like to get some predicted bandwidth stats for BF2 while we are
talking about this.
----- Original Message -----
From: "James Gurney" <james at globalmegacorp.org>
To: <bf1942 at icculus.org>
Sent: Monday, May 09, 2005 1:19 PM
Subject: Re: [bf1942] Bandwidth advice
> Hard to say, really. I've tried tweaking the MaxAllowedConnectionType
> setting, and have found it doesn't really make a lot of difference.. I
> guess the mod in use might make a difference as well..
> Bottom line is, I think an absolute bare minimum of a T1 is necessary for
> 16 players or more..
> On 5/9/2005 9:56 AM, Chris Adams wrote:
>> Of course the figures will vary totally differently depending upon the
>> bandwidth settings on the server?
>> Chris Adams
>> GameSwitch Ltd.
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>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: James Gurney [mailto:james at globalmegacorp.org] Sent: 09 May 2005
>> To: bf1942 at icculus.org
>> Subject: Re: [bf1942] Bandwidth advice
>> On 5/9/2005 9:28 AM, Aubrey King wrote:
>>>modem to cut costs (by 2/3 per month). I'd like to run a server
>>>but I'm worried that my upstream might be too slow to handle it. My
>>>downstream is faster than the T1, but up is a bit slower. Any numbers
>> Upstream is more important than downstream for the BF server. 30 players
>> on our server pushes about 4Mbs up, while using less than 1Mbps down. If
>> your upstream is slower than a T1 (1.54Mbps), I can't imagine it being
>> good for more than 10-15 players.
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