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Old 01-08-2003, 06:40 PM   #1
oyvinderiksen
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On many ftp-servers you only got a 1 simultaneous connection limit.
If the connection get broken, and the ftp-server doesn't notice that,
FlashFXP tries to reconnect until the ghost connection times out.
On some servers the timeout is very long (seen 15-20 minutes).
And if the connection is unstable (looses connection often),
you can loose lotsa time just waiting for timeouts....
On one occation I lost hours just waiting for timeouts!

But on many servers you have the possibility to login with ! before username to kill ghost connections.
But I don't watch FlashFXP all the time to do that.
I would like you to make a solution to use that function.
Alternative username or something like that....


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Old 01-08-2003, 08:09 PM   #2
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so why don't you change your username to !username on those servers that support this? and since they allow only 1 login you don't have to worry about killing 2nd connection
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Old 01-08-2003, 08:23 PM   #3
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You are supposed to use !username only when you need to kill ghost connection, not for regular use.....
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Old 01-08-2003, 08:54 PM   #4
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Doubt any siteop will persecude ya if you use ! all the time. Don't think they'll even notice.
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