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by B-Fix
Sun Jul 19, 2009 2:00 pm
Forum: Wishlist for Santa
Topic: Header Compression (not giganews related)
Replies: 41
Views: 34385

zrubavel wrote:Yes, I am willing to share this piece of software, but I want people to check it out first, so if anyone is interested, please PM me here.
I've just installed the proxy. It really works! I get a download rate of 2-4 mBYTES/sec. on my 4096/512 dsl line.
by B-Fix
Sun Jul 19, 2009 9:00 am
Forum: Wishlist for Santa
Topic: Header Compression (not giganews related)
Replies: 41
Views: 34385

What tutorial are you talking about? This is a proxy I wrote myself, just got it to work, and of course I never got to making a tutorial for it or anything like that. Hmm ok. I've tried programs like stunnel and others and couldn't get them to work. I therefore imagined you used something similar, ...
by B-Fix
Fri Jul 17, 2009 11:12 pm
Forum: Wishlist for Santa
Topic: Header Compression (not giganews related)
Replies: 41
Views: 34385

I implemented an nntp local proxy that "bridges" NL with xzver-supporting nntp server (aka astraweb). It works quite nicely, I get a tremendous speedup. I know that the intent of everyone is to do this without a proxy, but its a solution for the time being, until NL picks up this feature natively. ...
by B-Fix
Sat Feb 28, 2009 8:29 am
Forum: Wishlist for Santa
Topic: Header Compression (not giganews related)
Replies: 41
Views: 34385

i just moved to astraweb from GN and found this thread. is there any kind of ETA for when this compression will be supported? i have GN upto early feb so can use their accelerator until then at least. I second that question... Given that it's been a while since we have seen a beta, lets hope that h...