Descriptive Problem Summary:
There are frequent high latency spikes in BYOND that do not appear in direct pings to the server (or other on-line games).
Round trip ping-pong took 0.69 seconds.
Round trip ping-pong took 1 seconds.
Round trip ping-pong took 0.078 seconds.
Round trip ping-pong took 0.64 seconds.
Pinging 18.104.22.168 with 32 bytes of data:
Reply from 22.214.171.124: bytes=32 time=90ms TTL=50
Reply from 126.96.36.199: bytes=32 time=80ms TTL=50
Reply from 188.8.131.52: bytes=32 time=79ms TTL=50
Reply from 184.108.40.206: bytes=32 time=78ms TTL=50
The problem is persistent through all games, including ones without an active map element.
Clearing the cache and cfg did not resolve the problem.
A detailed discussion on the problem can be found in the Help forum.
(Reported by Schnitzelnagler for Murrawhip)
Numbered Steps to Reproduce Problem:
Join a game and wait.
No lag spikes on a stable connection.
Random, frequent latency increase.
Does the problem occur:
Every time? Or how often? Every time
In other games? All games
In other user accounts? N/A
On other computers? N/A
When does the problem NOT occur?
The problem always occurs
Did the problem NOT occur in any earlier versions? If so, what was the last version that worked? (Visit http://www.byond.com/download/build to download old versions for testing.)
Nov 20 2009, 7:56 am