wireless network + wired network = ?
dragffy at yandex.ru
Sat Dec 23 10:45:21 UTC 2006
On Sat, 2006-12-23 at 08:38 +1100, ben darby wrote:
> Gabriel, you can get it to work that way but i wouldnt bother, just run
> your eth cable from wireless router -> switch in your room (you'll probably
> need a crossover cable if your switch doesnt have a X over port or MDI/MDIX)
> and then everyone in your room plugs straight into the switch. thats similar
> to the setup i use here, only problem is if you dont have enough switch ports.
Aha! I wanted to do this in the beginning, my extra switch has an
uplink-port on it, but the sireless linksys has non such uplink port. In
my experience if I connect the regular port of the linksys to the uplink
on the switch it won't work. As you have said though I may need to
re-crimp the cable into a x-over format. Cheers!!
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