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Is Google Voice cracking down on Canadian subscribers (wrt Obi200)?

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  • Dec 15th, 2017 12:56 pm
[OP]
Deal Addict
May 5, 2008
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Is Google Voice cracking down on Canadian subscribers (wrt Obi200)?

Tried to use Google Voice via Obi200 today, as usual, and failed...
Obi200 reports a failed registration:

Backing Off (3s):TCP connection to 125.126.125.xxx failed

Never experienced that before...
Subj?
Or something silly, that i fail to see right now?

Appreciate any input from gurus. Thanks a lot in advance!
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[OP]
Deal Addict
May 5, 2008
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P.S. Rebooting all involved devices , messing with the settings on the Obitalk portal, googling the problem in question etc... does not help..
that's why asking...
Deal Fanatic
Sep 29, 2005
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Montreal
I didn't do a firmware update but my OBI202 worked fine. However, it's possible it updated itself automatically.
Phils
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Deal Addict
May 5, 2008
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Phils wrote:
Dec 11th, 2017 1:51 pm
I didn't do a firmware update but my OBI202 worked fine. However, it's possible it updated itself automatically.
Thanks.. Hm.. possible.. i normally disable automatic updates, but forgot what exactly I did for my Obi...

Anyway, glad it was a false alarm. Perhaps mods can delete this topic in order not to pollute the forums
(unless there is some informative value in it ;) )
Deal Fanatic
Nov 11, 2008
7624 posts
1396 upvotes
Yeah google updated their servers and any OBI above 200 need a firmware update. the 100s are end of life

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