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 From:  Ryan Giobbi <rgiobbi at zoominternet dot net>
 To:  Peter Curran <peter at closeconsultants dot com>
 Cc:  Andrew Eglington <aeglington at hotmail dot com>, m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] recommended wireless?
 Date:  Tue, 06 Jul 2004 08:09:28 -0400
Here is an example of one:
http://www.netgear.com/products/details/XE102.php?view=hm

Other equipment vendors make them also.

Peter Curran wrote:

>Andrew
>
>As an alternative, have you considered an 'Ethernet-over-Power' solution.  
>There seems to be quite a few of these around at the moment and the one I 
>have works OK, provided you don't try and go through a RCD circuit breaker or 
>similar.
>
>The main issue is that they generally give around 2-5Mbps (but if you are just 
>basically trying to get to the Internet you probably wouldn't notice this).
>
>Cheers
>
>Peter
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>
>On Tuesday 06 July 2004 08:24, Andrew Eglington wrote:
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>>I need to get rid of a length of unsightly network cable (strung along the
>>roof) running from a router to my m0n0 box, and was thinking of using
>>something wireless.
>>(Mainly because, I'm guessing, professional installation of 15m of twisted
>>pair and a couple of wall sockets will probably cost me about $200....
>>right?)
>>
>>Therefore I have been looking through the various available wireless
>>router/NIC available in .au
>>and then following links to reviews of these products.
>>
>>After reading various reviews on [name removed] I came to the following
>>conclusions:
>>a) that their editors ratings are not based on the actual products
>>performance.
>>b) that 90% of the people who buy these products and then review them on
>>the site, are generally stupid, and largely illiterate.
>>c) I don't think i can believe anything I see on that site, and now doubt
>>any review's authenticity.
>>
>>So now I ask those who actually use such devices for their learned opinions
>>(thats you people BTW)...
>>What is a good wireless solution? Primarily just to replace a 15-20m length
>>of CAT5.
>>..or should I just get a cable and wall sockets installed?
>>
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