Report routing timeouts

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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby dglick » Wed Jun 27, 2012 1:53 pm

around town this works great, i have no issues.

however, im planning a trip to visit my parents in wisconsin. (441 miles away)
cant get it to calculate the route at all. happened all day yesterday and today.

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yesterday night 6/26
and then again this morning 6/27
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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby dirgela » Mon Apr 23, 2012 2:55 pm

Check http://status.waze.com/ and you will see another promise to fix it, although we have heard these promises many times already, didn't we? :mrgreen:
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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby djp5 » Fri Dec 20, 2013 4:25 pm

:x Twice in the past two weeks I can not connect to server. It times out and I can's get directions. This didn't ever happen prior to Waze being purchased by Google. I am glad I have more than one navigation app. This one has become undependable.
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Re: Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby dknight212 » Thu Apr 05, 2012 3:12 pm

jmmo20 wrote:
petervdveen wrote:Where do you live, what waze version do you use, what phone do you have and what is your OS version? ;)

There where some problems yesterday between 15.00 - 18.30 (UTC +2)



UK, last version for iOS and ive been having continuous problems for two weeks now.
i.e. in two weeks i've only managed to plot a 60mi route ONCE, and it all went to hell when I clicked on "Alternative routes".


Where in UK? There are some areas not yet well mapped that will timeout easily. On the other hand, I've had more timeouts than normal lately.

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Re: Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby dknight212 » Fri Apr 06, 2012 9:09 am

RallyChris wrote:
foxitrot wrote:
dknight212 wrote:There are some areas not yet well mapped that will timeout easily.

Have you meant that seriously? If I understood you correctly, the routing server should possibly time out because of a hard-to-find route? This would be a manifestation of a really crappy communication protocol :shock:


Correct. Instead of the routing server given an error stating that it hasn't found a route yet, and is giving up... you get a timeout error.

I'm of the same opinion... bad design.


Yep, for debugging it would be so much better to distinguish between the two states.
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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby dknight212 » Fri Apr 06, 2012 9:10 am

aSystemOverload wrote:Yeah, def make it opensource for 12 months. :P Personally I like feedback, whilst it's finding a route, you know like doing something at command prompt. Maybe an option you can edit in the [Preferences] file:

user.wants.feedback = yes
user.wants.feedback.level= plenty

along with

user.wants.allroutes.displayed-whilst-driving-over40 = yes
user.wants.a-decent-favourites-manager = yes


It's annoying, we're fighting to get basic functionality, whilst 'normal' GPS systems know how many lanes multi-lane highways have and other stuff. GET IT SORTED!!! (Please)


user.wants.systemtowork = please
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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby dknight212 » Mon Jun 04, 2012 3:50 pm

I've just come back from a long trip in the UK with me manually repeatedly forcing Waze to recalculate alternative routes and I didn't see any routing server timeouts at all. Much better than the past few months. :D
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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby drclaudiopires » Mon Jul 08, 2013 6:51 pm

The WAZE - the better app/ipad, the Best!
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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby eichmat » Sat Dec 28, 2013 7:27 pm

Timeouts on two phones (both Moto X on Verizon, 4.4.2)...
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Re: Report routing timeouts

Postby epj3 » Sat Nov 23, 2013 3:56 pm

I get routing timeouts (like clockwork) Friday during evening rush hour (between 3-7pm) -- genuinely when I need it the most :( Works fine every other day!
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