[kismac] Re: 1.0

  • From: Derrick J Brashear <shadow@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: kismac@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2003 04:34:51 -0400 (EDT)

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.

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