[rescue] XTERMS - was: Free: Sparcstation 1/1+/2/5, U5, monitors, cables.
lionel4287 at verizon.net
Wed Feb 20 13:38:57 CST 2008
On Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 11:13 AM, Louis Erickson wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Feb 2008, Lionel Peterson wrote:
> [Regarding Network Over Power Lines]
>> Well, MMV, but I recall it being fine. Of course, I wasn't backing up
>> filesystems across said connection - just simple file transfers and
>> access out internet connection (cable modem up to 4+ Meg/sec download
> I've tried them and had mixed results. It depends on the building and
> on the power from the power company.
> I've had much better results with 802.11 using an access point and a
> bridge on the far end. The bridge can even use a directional antenna
> if you need just a little more reach. They're not too expensive -
> certainly less expensive than the outdoor cable - and they work pretty
I've also had good results with wireless "adapters" (currently typing
this on a Mac Mini (G4 1.25 GHz, 1 GB RAM, 80 Gig HD) that I am running
off a Netgear WGP5606 Wireless Print Server with great results, it has 4
Ethernet ports and 2 USB ports for printers/workstations)...
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