Virtual WiFi on Linux?
jim at netgate.com
Wed Oct 19 17:16:47 EDT 2005
On Oct 19, 2005, at 11:11 AM, Tom Sharples wrote:
> Yes it (multiple radios on 2.4) works, and with very good
> throughput even through multiple hops. We do it all the time. Yes,
> you do have to be rather careful with antenna selection, placement,
> and gain-staging. Depending on the specifics, this may even include
> judicious use of in-line attenuation to reduce the effective
> receive sensitivity of one or both of the radios. In a ptp link the
> resultant signal loss is easy to make up at the other end.
Yes yes, I forgot Tom's in-line attenuation trick, (which I thought
was brilliant, btw), but here again you've reduced effective range.
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