Tag: telco

NBN here we come (fingers crossed)

We were running out of time to switch to the NBN in our area, so I had finally done enough research to take the plunge (and hope that none of the horror stories came true). The activation date rolled around, at 9am I was texted that our internet might be offline during the transition… and…
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2018-05-18 0

Quick DNS fix (for when your telco has borked your gaming domains again, etc)

When I encounter DNS poisoning, device crippling, or other tampering/network breakage, I tend to just edit the hosts flie of the computer I’m using to route around it. Not (normally) ideal but a quick way to resolve the problem on a domain by domain basis. On Windows 10 edit C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts or on linux (and hence…
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2017-11-11 0