[TriLUG] OT: best home wireless router?
c.crider at gmail.com
Mon Jun 15 16:04:12 EDT 2009
After my Linksys got "fried" awhile back, I got my my hands on a
Netgear WPN824 unit. Although I do miss running open firmware (there
may be one available now), this router does everything I need it to
do. Plus, the range is fantastic out of the box.
On Mon, Jun 15, 2009 at 2:50 PM, David Matusiak<dave at matusiak.org> wrote:
> I'd like to tap the collective intelligence of TriLUG and seek advice on a
> new home wireless access point. My vintage Linksys is still going strong,
> but I'd really love to have a whitelist for known friendly MAC addresses.
> I'm pretty sure this is a common feature these days, but I'm more
> interested in what new whiz-bang things are out there that I don't know
> I'm leaning towards another Linksys because of the incredible service this
> one has given me, but am open to other vendors. After doing a little
> research this morning, I found a few that look interesting (mostly because
> they claim to have firewall technology built-in).
> from: http://www.firewallguide.com/
> 1) http://www.dlink.com/products/?pid=530
> This would be for a very mixed environment (Macs, PCs, Linux, shared
> storage & printing), yet my needs are fairly basic. I want the MAC
> whitelist and a relatively secure router. What say you?
> David M.
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