extremely high ping times to modem when running torrents

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by Meteo, Jan 31, 2014.

  1. Meteo

    Meteo Reformed Router Member

    Im getting very high ping times to my local modem, 1 hop away from my router, around 3000ms or time out, whenever I run utorrent. Changing my upload limits does nothing. Even at 1Kbps it still has really high ping times. Anyone else have this problem or have a solution? Once I exit utorrent, ping times drop to around 2-3ms.

    my router is WRT54GL running tomato 1.28. Using QoS to set the bandwidth limits.
    My modem is a Motorola Wimax cpei 150.
  2. Marcel Tunks

    Marcel Tunks Networkin' Nut Member

    A couple of questions. On which device is the torrent client? From which device are you pinging the modem? If it's from a LAN device and not the router, is it a wireless or wired device?
    ("Pinging is a real word - Tapatalk says so!)
  3. Grimson

    Grimson Networkin' Nut Member

    Try to reduce the number of concurrent connections the torrent client is using.
    Marcel Tunks likes this.
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