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Data obtained from ping: is it round trip or one way?

I have 2 servers, each in two separate locations. I need to host an application on one, and the database server on the other. From the app server, if I ping the database server, on average I get ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 transmission-daemon and zfsonlinux: bad file descriptor and corrupt pieces

I'm running a Ubuntu 12.04 with zfsonlinux and transmission-daemon. The issues: sporadic Bad File Descriptor and Piece #xxx is corrupt errors. After I recheck the torrent, everything seems fine. That ...
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Slow ftp speeds from special directories

Good day, I'm having a very strange Problem with FTP transfers. The ftp server is a Linux 2.6 32-bit box with vsftp installed. On this box, transmission-daemon (bittorrent) is also installed and the ...
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Redirecting a folder in a VirtualHost with Apache2

I've set up Apache2 on a small home server and I'm trying to get Transmission running through it. I've got it working just fine, but I'm having an issue where the redirect I've set up for the ...
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Propagation delay vs. transmission delay

What's the difference between propagation delay and transmission delay?
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Is minimum latency fixed by the speed of light?

Suppose i had a fiber optic link from one side of the planet to the other side of the planet. Is it safe to say, that with current technology, the latency of communication can never be reduced? ...
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Maximum speed of data transmission

All major data carriers these days use fiber optic links these days. And data transmission occurs at the speed of light, is that correct? If data transmission does indeed occur at the speed of light, ...