Originally Posted by Hotobu
So my downstairs neighbor who pays for internet lets me leech off of his connection. He's totally cool with it as he offered me the opportunity. It works fine except for when I try to use torrents. Within a short (variable) time after starting up microtorrent the connection just "dries up." It's like someone just pulls the plug. I can't do anything to re-establish the connection except for restarting my laptop. What can I do to correct this?
Lemme guess, microTorrent 3.#? Get 2.#. I'm 99% 3.# throttles itself. I got crappy speeds using it when downloading the HIB. It wouldn't surprise me at all if it completely stops downloading if you didn't upload enough.