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Just curious if anybody knows how to track exactly where the packet loss is once you run smokeping
Uhhhhh moderators where you at? Can i get some feedback please.
I think the question is a bit out of moderators scope for this forum. Have you tried DSLReport's Networking forum? In general, the results don't look too bad for the Michigan result. Do you live near Michigan?
Well going of that faq I have some major issues
I think some more data would help give the smokeping data context. Try running a tracert to any server or IP outside your network, like google.com. Then look at the 2nd hop, right after your router IP. Should be something like 10.x.x.x. Then ping -t that IP as you do the smokeping tests. This will show if there is any local latency to your CMTS.
If those tests are good, then the questions is which routes are bad for you. Knowing which servers the smokeping test uses would allow you to run a tracert to them to show where the latency is occurring. I know the infamous server right now are Amazon's for games like Fortnite.
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I should probably respond through my pc that would make the photo easier to post. Usually im responding and posting through smart phone, it can have its issues at times. Any thoughts on that pathping? Should or would i need more results to be anything helpful?
Morgan1982 said: Any thoughts on that pathping?
I still think your should post the smokeping data on DSLReports. I understand it on a basic level but not enough to properly read the data. Either the Networking forum or the Cox forum on there would get you more data from experienced users. There are also Cox employees and engineers on there that can look at any routing problem found on Cox.
Sounds like a plan. Thanks again!