BBC iPlayer and the Mac

So, yes, it does kill your router, most usually after 5 and a bit minutes. BT know about it. (The Home Hub is the same horrible router branded by lots of people, including Be. It's an Alcatel Speedtouch, I think. Awful. Avoid.

2 comments:

Simon said...

flushing the lookupd cache before watching anything seems -- touch wood! -- to work for me ... i thought you'd found the same?

also: i thought you'd thrown your home hub out of the window? :)

bonaldi said...

I had to bring it back out of said bin to make the home hub phone work. But it's not worth the hassle.

I hadn't been doing the DNS thing as a preventative ... I'll try it!