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 From:  JIm Thompson <jim at netgate dot com>
 To:  Bryan Catlin <bryancatlin at digital dash domains dot us>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Mono as Just an AP
 Date:  Mon, 13 Feb 2006 15:25:58 -1000
Bryan Catlin wrote:

>Hello All,
>
>I am looking for an OS for an Access Point only.
>
>I am considering the
>WRAP 2c board and monowall as the OS but don't need all the features
>as I use monowall as the whole network router/firewall also. So I
>would have one monowall as the router and then several behind it as
>just APs doing nothing special but operating the wireless card.
>
>I guess what I'm looking for is validation that this is a good working
>solution, or is there a better free OS that is better suited for this
>with possibly different hardware? NO WEP or any other kind of security
>it is all open until the captive portal.
>  
>
Unless you want to route a different subnet to every AP, I'd suggest a
'roll your own' approach
with picoBSD and a 6.0+ tree.

jim