On Mon, 2003-10-27 at 20:31, stan wrote: > I'm about to embark on a wireless experiemnt, having never dealt with this > technology before. > > So, I've got a failry basic question. My plan was to put a wireless card in > a machine running FreeBSD, and use this machine as a gateway from an > existing network to a new subnet that would only exist in the wireless > world. > > Some people are telling me that I can't do that. They are saying I need an > "access point" device for all the various devices to communicate to. > > Am I on the wrong track here?
You can turn a FreeBSD box into a wireless access point: http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/network-wireless.html Hope that helps, mate. Regards, -- Andrew Humphries <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"