[lug] Linux and wireless
lorireed at lightning-rose.com
Thu Jan 26 11:24:59 MST 2006
Ken MacFerrin wrote:
> For about the same price though you can pickup a Linksys WRT54G, load up
> the OpenWRT distro and use it in "client mode" or in a WDS mesh. This
> is my preferred method for a workstation as you don't have to mess with
> wifi drivers in your distro and you can have multiple machines behind
> the client router. Just make sure you get a Version 4 or older router
> as the new ones are currently running VxWorks instead of linux.
Just a few days ago I picked up a new WRT54G at CompUSA with firmware
version v1.00.1, Sep. 20, 2005, which according to this website
is once again Linux. Is there an easy way to tell for sure?
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