What you're looking for sounds like a ethernet/wifi bridge. A bridge
basically performs as a wired ethernet extender. As Nava said, this is
called a wireless bridge or in WRT terminology, client bridge mode. Most
WiFi routers will support this, and as Robin mentioned, we're using this
cheapo 2500 yen WiFi router, putting it in bridge mode, and using it on the
nGeigies for our sensor network.
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> Sent: Friday, October 19, 2012 4:27 AM
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> Subject: Re: [THS:20613] Does anyone know of what I would be looking for
> Get an AirportExpress and configure it to extend the wireless network.
> On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 2:02 AM, fakufaku <fakuf...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > This thing can be used as an ethernet to wifi bridge.
> > Cheers,
> > On Thursday, October 18, 2012 6:46:06 PM UTC+2, new299 wrote:
> >> I'm not sure I totally understand but it sounds like want is a wifi
> >> I've done this before using OpenWrt on a Wrt54g access point. I think
> >> This might be a good jumping off point:
> >> But I think "client mode" is the googlefoo you're looking for.
> >> On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 01:04:04AM +0900, AbH Belxjander Draconis
> >> > I need to take an ethernet wired connection and push it over a wifi
> >> > I have been looking at routers and they all forward to wired links
> >> > I need the opposite
> >> > Is it possible?
> >> > Even the option of a usb wifi ap chip would work if it comes with
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