[GTALUG] Second router as wireless ethernet bridge

Thomas Milne thomas.bruce.milne at gmail.com
Thu Jan 8 04:48:01 UTC 2015

On Wed, Jan 7, 2015 at 10:50 PM, Thomas Milne
<thomas.bruce.milne at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 7, 2015 at 9:43 PM, Little Bear <littlebear at xxw.ca> wrote:
>> Hash: SHA1
>> Sorry, wasn't thinking when I typed it. Did you try
>> http://lifehacker.com/how-to-extend-your-wi-fi-network-with-an-old-router-915783308
>> So 2nd router as as wireless repeater, the channel needs to be different
>> or else they would fight with each other. The SSID shouldn't be the same
>> as per the article. Most mobile devices supports multiple access point
>> profile and they will auto-connect to which ever has greater strength.
>> I'm pretty sure you are looking at
>> http://www.wi-fiplanet.com/tutorials/article.php/3810281
> Oh, my gosh I am so sorry to everyone. I have been neglecting to snip
> and when I went to do it the last message instead of backspace I hit
> something else and sent with all the accompanying stuff that I
> intended to snip.
> It is not entirely my fault...top posting...and so on ;)
> This is just to show that I do in fact know how to snip.
> Good night for now

Couldn't let it go.

Okay so without any security enabled it works. Really really well in
fact, I'm getting full speed down here.

I will continue fiddling with it until it breaks again, of course.

Thomas Milne

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