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Since I've changed internet provider (from asdl to wireless) I experience weird behavior with filezilla: when I try to download a binary file it downloads a few hundred bytes, then times out:

Command:    RETR some_file
Response:   150 Opening BINARY mode data connection.
Error:  Connection timed out
Error:  File transfer failed after transferring 116,960 bytes in 23 seconds

And sometimes it works just fine! What could be the problem?

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Could it be a connection-timeout set by the FTP server? –  Matt Clark Nov 24 '12 at 21:56
    
@Matt Clark I think it is, but why it happens... –  ren Nov 24 '12 at 23:13
    
Do you have access to the FTP server configuration? –  Matt Clark Nov 25 '12 at 4:45
    
@Matt Clark No, I don't. And I try it now - it works without me changing anything. Oh well, some mystery... –  ren Nov 25 '12 at 10:41

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