ClarkConnect TCP/IP settingsUsing an old Dell computer, a few wired and wireless network cards, and the ClarkConnect Linux distribution, Chris Torres, TechRepublic Mobile and Wireless blogger, built a custom wireless router that offered strong security, great management tools, and plenty of range.
Check out his blog post, "Build your own Linux wireless router with ClarkConnect," for complete details.
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