Excessive pings is often a symptom of a poor wireless link. I would
check to be sure that:
a) The customer's antenna is high enough to provide a good signal back
to the access point
b) The link is not overly long
c) There is no hardware problem in their antenna system or radio.
Scott Reed wrote:
I had a customer call to say there connection had not been working well
today. I started to see what is going on by ping the radio. I get 2
replies for almost every ping. Average was about 1 at 45ms and one at
56ms. The times are longer than normal, but my question is, how do I
get 2 reponses to a ping? No duplicate addresses, I checked.
The other way I know there were 2 pings is one of the MTs that is
between me and the customer showed 2 times the download as upload speed
in torch, and I was the only one talking to that radio.
Suggestions on what I need to look for?
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