AW: PCI NIC with external antenna

Lasse Riis lriis at tnb.aau.dk
Wed Sep 15 08:43:21 EDT 2004


That particular card, doesn't seem to be avialable in Denmark (Where I live). 
Also I'm preferably looking for a 54 Mbps card. As I might upgrade my laptop 
someday.

But thank you for your input. I'm looking through the internet shops for the 
card now. it could run in host-ap mode right?

> I had the same question some weeks ago. I decided to buy the Allnet ALL0191
> and made good experience with it.  Regards
>
> > -----Ursprungliche Nachricht-----
> > Von: hostap-bounces+karl.rothenhoefer=t-online.de at shmoo.com
> > [mailto:hostap-bounces+karl.rothenhoefer=t-online.de at shmoo.com]Im
> > Auftrag von Lasse Riis
> > Gesendet: Mittwoch, 15. September 2004 14:14
> > An: hostap at shmoo.com
> > Betreff: PCI NIC with external antenna
> >
> >
> > Hi
> >
> > Now my wireless NIC in my thinkpad is finally running, so now
> > I need an AP at
> > home. But for people like me, standard APs are not good
> > enough. :) As I
> > already have a server (PII 350 MHz) I think adding a wireless
> > PCI NIC with an
> > external antenna would be a better idea. However I can't seem
> > to find any
> > complete list of cards that actually work in host AP mode.
> > I've been looking at the "D-Link AirPro DWL-AB520" but I
> > can't seem to confirm
> > whether it actually works in host AP mode. So my question
> > basically is: Will
> > the D-link card work, and/or could you recommend other cards
> > that have these
> > properties.
> >
> > Also, I'd like to hear from people who have some sort of VPN
> > running on their
> > Linux boxen running in host AP mode. Links, tutorials the works
> >
> > Lasse Riis
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