On Fri, 26 Sep 2003, Brad Knowles wrote: > > > Ah. I have no extreme, so I could try it, except that I don't have one of > > the other ones either. I wonder if there's anything around that would make > > it worthwhile to have one. > > Five times faster network throughput? Support for WDS bridging, > so that you can have up to four base stations act as wireless > repeaters for the master base station, using just the one built-in I don't plan to upgrade my employer's (large) network, and I have a single "base station" which is running HostAP on a PCI card in a Linux box, the card being months old, the machine less. Investment not amortized yet. > card? In the case of the Apple Airport Extreme, the built-in port so > that you can plug in external antennas (e.g., Dr Bott omnidirectional > and unidirectional) and get even greater range? The ability to use Week old 15" TiBook. I hate my employers.