Subject: Re: Wireless ethernet advise requested....
To: Gopi D Flaherty <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ted Lemon <email@example.com>
Date: 10/01/2000 22:39:47
> Actually, the standard Lucent card it has internally has an antenna
> socket on it, and people have hooked up the ~$100 omnidirectional
> antennas from Lucent into them.
You'd have to drill a hole in it to get the cable out, but yes, that
> I'm pretty sure that the internals of the Airport base station are
> entirely out-sourced. I believe there is or will be a PC company
> selling one (in a much blander, probably beige case). THe device also
> uses an 80186 as a CPU.
An 80186? Yeek! Well, I suppose we could download new software.
If it's 80186-based, we could probably disassemble the existing base
station software and modify it, although that would probably be