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Old 05-06-2009, 07:47 AM   #1
mopu
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PC to work as wireless router +access point


hi,
i want to convert a PC to work as wireless router along with access point capability. I've a Netgear wireless card WPN311 and i made that interface to work as the access point. I've tried to configure routing using the quagga routing software but not working. Can anyone guide how can i turn the PC to work as any commercial wireless router.
I'm having 1 Wireless card and 2 ethernet cards.Slackware 12.1 OS, and quagga routing software.
 
Old 05-07-2009, 07:55 AM   #2
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hi,
i want to convert a PC to work as wireless router along with access point capability. I've a Netgear wireless card WPN311 and i made that interface to work as the access point. I've tried to configure routing using the quagga routing software but not working. Can anyone guide how can i turn the PC to work as any commercial wireless router.
what do you eactly mean by commercial wireless router ? are you looking at any particular feature which you want to have it working in your pc ?
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I'm having 1 Wireless card and 2 ethernet cards.Slackware 12.1 OS, and quagga routing software.
Good to go...you already have a wireless network


If you want to have WPA2-PSK and EAP type authentication enabled, then you might want to take a look at hostapd
 
  


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