reply to kilrathi
Re: [TWC] need help troubleshooting connection
said by kilrathi:That's true. One of the problems in understanding this area of arcane modem behavior is that Broadcom and TI are very closemouthed about what time periods/number of packets they average over, etc. I have only found one very brief reference in a Cisco manual, and that referred to upstream measurements where the same technique is used.
Assuming the uncorrectable packets dont occur at large numbers at intervals at the time u not monitoring downstream snr, there could be some noise that occurs at specific interrvals here and there but its doubtful