Re: [WISPA] survey

2008-12-11 Thread Jeff Booher
All- I don't quite get what the major change we are seeing here is. Patrick was an exec at one major wimax and pre wimax company ( alvarion ) and now he works for Aperto, another major wimax and pre wimax company. And as much as some people may not like to debate, I personally love a good solid

[WISPA] Tranzeo 5Plus radio

2008-12-11 Thread bcochran
Does anyone know where we can purchase Tranzeo 5 Plus radio's Seems everyone is sold out currently. Bob Robert C. Cochran Sales Department ConnectlinkTurnkey Wireless Wide-Area Network Solutions P. O. Box 128 406 2nd Avenue Chesapeake, Ohio

Re: [WISPA] Tranzeo 5Plus radio

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
Hutton and Streakwave are known to carry Tranzeo, have you tried them? Where else have you looked? Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 Those who don't understand UNIX are condemned to reinvent it, poorly. --- Henry Spencer On Thu, Dec

[WISPA] Dems blast FCC chief Martin for Œbad man ners¹

2008-12-11 Thread Cliff LeBoeuf
http://government.zdnet.com/?p=4217 Cliff LeBoeuf 985-879-3219 www.cssla.com www.triparish.net This e-mail, including any attached files, may contain confidential and privileged information for the sole use of the intended recipient. Any review, use, distribution, or disclosure by others is

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread Joe Laura
Not sure how you guys deal with this snow stuff. We got a blizzard this morning. About 3/4 worth. Power outages, school closings and traffic was a mess. Im glad its only one day every few years. Joe Laura Superior Alarm/Wireless New Orleans,La. www.superior1.com

Re: [WISPA] Where is StarOS?

2008-12-11 Thread jp
On Wed, Dec 10, 2008 at 02:12:17AM -0600, Sam Tetherow wrote: I don't think they are any more complex than MT in fact they are quite a bit simpler, however where MT does shine is in the documentation. In fact there is so much MT documentation it can be overwhelming at times. MT

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread jp
I've busted through big drifts in a truck with a plow, and in my car. Car is more fun, as long as it's not hard or wet snow. On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 09:28:49AM -0700, Travis Johnson wrote: Wow... schools closed? Really? We usually have to get 12 inches or more PLUS a big wind (20-30mph) for

[WISPA] more Cisco VLAN help

2008-12-11 Thread Travis Johnson
Hi, I am still having a slight issue with a new setup of a Cisco VLAN. Here is how things are now: We have about 60 Cisco switches (3500 series) all connected together (one after another) in a giant ring. Every fiber port has trunking enabled for all three VLANS (1, 104, 105). On two of the

Re: [WISPA] more Cisco VLAN help

2008-12-11 Thread Matt Liotta
A diagram would really help. -Matt On Dec 11, 2008, at 11:39 AM, Travis Johnson wrote: Hi, I am still having a slight issue with a new setup of a Cisco VLAN. Here is how things are now: We have about 60 Cisco switches (3500 series) all connected together (one after another) in a giant

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
Snow around here is usually less then 12. Anything more then that schools may or may not close, depending on the current superintendent (we go through this cycle - no closings, car accidents when coming into school, new superintendent, lots of closings). If less then an inch took out your power

[WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
I am curious to know if anyone does anything to prepare for lots of ice on grid antennas. I know that it is best to use a dish and cover where weather is prone to these kinds of things but some installs do not have the luxury. I have heard that spraying Pam (or some kind of oil, regardless of

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread Joe Miller
Joe, No Snow here in Biloxi, MS as of 1100 hrs CST --- On Thu, 12/11/08, Joe Laura [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: Joe Laura [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Date: Thursday, December 11, 2008, 10:25 AM Not sure how you

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
Says the guy that looks out his southern window to see the Gulf of Mexico... Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 Those who don't understand UNIX are condemned to reinvent it, poorly. --- Henry Spencer On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 11:53 AM,

Re: [WISPA] more Cisco VLAN help

2008-12-11 Thread Matt Liotta
Does every switch have 104 and 105 in the vlan database? If so, I would try and extend the vlan between two neighbor switches. If that works extend it farther. Do that again and again until you find the problem. -Matt On Dec 11, 2008, at 11:58 AM, Travis Johnson wrote: Here ya go...

Re: [WISPA] more Cisco VLAN help

2008-12-11 Thread Travis Johnson
Yes, every switch has 1, 104 and 105 in the vlan database. I could try and do that, but I'm not sure how I could even check from switch to switch? Each switch is in a different customer location all over town, and would require one of my techs to go from location to location and plugging in

Re: [WISPA] BitTorrent to go UDP in next release

2008-12-11 Thread jp
I think it would make great sense. It would increase security for the peers as well, if it could get it from a local user more often and a less often from a potentially entertainment industry monitored source. We also use private ASNs at sites, and we have one Internet-facing public ASN

Re: [WISPA] survey

2008-12-11 Thread Patrick Leary
Well, I don't remember ever saying residential wireless cannot be done, especially since I've had many customers doing it for years. I have frequently said that many come in to the business saying they want to do a 100% residential play, to which I generally commented that a mix was better and

Re: [WISPA] more Cisco VLAN help

2008-12-11 Thread Matt Liotta
Well... they are layer3 switches, so you just create an interface in the VLAN you are testing and see if you can ping it. -Matt On Dec 11, 2008, at 12:19 PM, Travis Johnson wrote: Yes, every switch has 1, 104 and 105 in the vlan database. I could try and do that, but I'm not sure how I

[WISPA] Service Inquiry

2008-12-11 Thread Dustin Jurman
Anyone Service METAIRIE LA, Please send me an email off list. Dustin WISPA Wants You! Join today! http://signup.wispa.org/

Re: [WISPA] survey

2008-12-11 Thread reader
That would have been all the back in ... 02? And on the ISP-Wireless lists, before they got crazy paranoid about competition or whatever it was that caused them to start banning people left and right way back whenever. I haven't been back there since, no idea how those lists go today.

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
Thanks for the suggestion! I will order myself some sex wax. I will also order some for the antennas. Josh Luthman Office: 937-552-2340 Direct: 937-552-2343 1100 Wayne St Suite 1337 Troy, OH 45373 Those who don't understand UNIX are condemned to reinvent it, poorly. --- Henry Spencer On Thu,

[WISPA] TR-FDD

2008-12-11 Thread Larry A Weidig
Has anybody used Tranzeo's N-connector kit for the TR-FDD radios to hook them up to external antennas. Any tricks for getting the N-connector through the metal plate and plastic cover that you care to share? For us this is the longest part of setting these up. Almost frustrating enough

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Kurt Fankhauser
Not really anything that can be done. At least when we get freezing rain it melts within the next day. I've had a backhaul 5ghz grid go down from very minimal ice before. That was a bad night Kurt Fankhauser WAVELINC P.O. Box 126 Bucyrus, OH 44820 419-562-6405 www.wavelinc.com

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Adam Goodman
Yes, there is a spray (cheaper but doen n that the sattelite folks use. There is also ot work as well) an iseophobic paint (very expensive and I hope it works better - I will test some soon). -Adam On 12/11/08, Josh Luthman j...@imaginenetworksllc.com wrote: I am curious to know if anyone

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
Well I will apply some sex wax and see how it plays out in the winter! On 12/11/08, Kurt Fankhauser k...@wavelinc.com wrote: Not really anything that can be done. At least when we get freezing rain it melts within the next day. I've had a backhaul 5ghz grid go down from very minimal ice

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Butch Evans
On Thu, 2008-12-11 at 20:18 -0500, Josh Luthman wrote: Well I will apply some sex wax and see how it plays out in the winter! Well, if it was Bob's suggestion, you know it must be good. Plus, you can imagine what a Yagi may be doing during those long, cold, dark nights all winter long where

Re: [WISPA] TDD GPS Sync in Wifi chipsets ...

2008-12-11 Thread Doug Ratcliffe
That brings Skypilot back as a viable solution for WISPs again... - Original Message - From: Gino Villarini g...@aeronetpr.com To: motor...@wispa.org; WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, December 11, 2008 7:47 PM Subject: [WISPA] TDD GPS Sync in Wifi chipsets ...

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread CHUCK PROFITO
Now Butch, you're now yanking on Yagi's Chuck Profito 209-988-7388 CV-ACCESS, INC cprof...@cv-access.com Providing High Speed Broadband to Rural Central California -Original Message- From: wireless-boun...@wispa.org [mailto:wireless-boun...@wispa.org] On Behalf Of Butch Evans Sent:

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Tom Sharples
We quit using grids completely after they practically decomposed into a corroded blob at an installation at the Port of Maui a couple years ago. Now we use14db backfires wherever possible, or if we need more gain, panels like the ARC or pacwireless solid dishes. With their intrinsic radome,

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread George Rogato
I actually like to use rootennas instead of the back fires. I make my own jumpers out of LMR240. George Tom Sharples wrote: We quit using grids completely after they practically decomposed into a corroded blob at an installation at the Port of Maui a couple years ago. Now we use14db

Re: [WISPA] Weather proofing antennas

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
I agree with Tom - from this point on I have been doing installs like that. Grids are not my thing but ARC and backfires are awesome! On 12/11/08, Tom Sharples tsharp...@qorvus.com wrote: We quit using grids completely after they practically decomposed into a corroded blob at an installation

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread George Rogato
Man I miss the snow. In New England we had a lot of snow. Around here it snows like 1/2 every couple years and then people forget how to drive. Me, I like to drive down the main street doing donuts and figure 8's. Joe Laura wrote: Not sure how you guys deal with this snow stuff. We got a

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread Josh Luthman
You are the reason car insurance is so expensive. On 12/11/08, George Rogato wi...@oregonfast.net wrote: Man I miss the snow. In New England we had a lot of snow. Around here it snows like 1/2 every couple years and then people forget how to drive. Me, I like to drive down the main street

Re: [WISPA] Snow in New Orleans

2008-12-11 Thread George Rogato
When I hit that hydrant way back in 78 I didn't tell the insurance company anything! Josh Luthman wrote: You are the reason car insurance is so expensive. On 12/11/08, George Rogato wi...@oregonfast.net wrote: Man I miss the snow. In New England we had a lot of snow. Around here it snows

Re: [WISPA] Dems blast FCC chief Martin for Obad manne rs¹

2008-12-11 Thread Marlon K. Schafer
Looks like a witch hunt to me. marlon - Original Message - From: Cliff LeBoeuf cliff.lebo...@cssla.com To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, December 11, 2008 6:20 AM Subject: [WISPA] Dems blast FCC chief Martin for Obad manners¹ http://government.zdnet.com/?p=4217

Re: [WISPA] Dems blast FCC chief Martin for Obad manne rs¹

2008-12-11 Thread reader
Yah.. insert witty tagline here - Original Message - From: Marlon K. Schafer o...@odessaoffice.com To: WISPA General List wireless@wispa.org Sent: Thursday, December 11, 2008 8:38 PM Subject: Re: [WISPA]Dems blast FCC chief Martin for Obad manners¹

[WISPA] WISP Directory - please register

2008-12-11 Thread Matt Larsen - Lists
Inventive Media would like to formally announce the unveiling of the WISP Directory 2.0 at http://www.wispdirectory.com/ - now with zip code search, ratings, reviews and WISP Technology used by each WISP. Inventive Media has put a few hundred hours into revising the directory, weeding out dead