bzowk

Btsync Slows Transfer Speeds

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Hey Guys - 

 

I've been using BTSync Pro (paid license) between multiple platforms for a couple of months now and love it... until recently.  A primary sync I have is between my home Windows 8.1 system and a remote (over internet) Debian installation.  95% of the data transferred between the two is the Windows 8.1 system downloading from the Debian one. 

 

For the past couple of weeks, the download speed has been at ~250kb/s - much lower than the ~2mb/s which it ran at prior to this.  Being a Systems Admin for years, I have tested a variety of things which make it seem to be due to BTSync / it's configuration, itself - not the connection or OS.

 

Here are some things I've tried:

- I've restarted both systems, my router/gateway, and cable modem

- I can pause the sync, download via HTTP, HTTPS, and/or FTP at the ~2mb/s speed during these times, unpause the sync, and it still downloads at ~250kb/s.

- I verified that the port specified in BTSync (54531) is open on the router

- Verified I'm on the newest release - 2.0.128(36)

- Run various other diagnostics verifying that the bandwidth isn't being used elsewhere (on router (use OpenWRT) and on OS)

- Verified that BTSync's config wasn't set to limit speed

 

The last thing to do would be an OS reinstall, but as I have a ton of things installed / hosted on the system and seeing as nothing else is having issues; it would be an all day event.  

 

Any suggestions? Thanks!

Edited by bzowk

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subscribing, im having the same issue.  when syncing from my back up to the primary it is around 8MB, but when going from the primary to the back up, it is sitting at 26KB...Im about ready to reinstall the os on the primary ha 

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