Wireless help

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Joined: Aug 22 2005
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Okay let's say i have a wireless network with a wrt54gs in the main part of my house, i have a bunch of computers in my barn and i want network access on those, but i dont want to wire the connection out to my barn, what do i need to connect my hub that's networking the barn computers to my wireless network?


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Joined: Sep 16 2004
Posts: 274
Linksys and a few others make

Linksys and a few others make a wireless->ethernet bridge. Basically a backward access point. You can set these up so you can hook them up to a hub/switch.

Joined: Dec 20 2003
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Yep, you can also enable IP f

Yep, you can also enable IP forwarding on your mac in /etc/services and do the same thing (but without DHCP service)


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