[nSLUG] Low power upgrade for PIII home server

Oliver Baltzer oliver at hytek.org
Sun Aug 24 23:51:54 ADT 2008


On 24/08/08 11:45 PM, Daniel Morrison was heard to say:
> [...]
> 
> That's exactly what I was going to say, except that I'm not aware of any
> reliable Linux-based wireless routers that have USB 2.0 for a reasonable
> price.  I have a Netgear that meets those specifications, but it's so bad
> it's got me sworn off of Netgear products.
> 
> I got my hands on a few of these recently:
> 
> http://usa.asus.com/products.aspx?l1=12&l2=44&l3=0&model=460&modelmenu=1
> 
> It still only has USB 1 (despite anything the specifications say), but it
> does away with the problem by having an ATA/100 interface (2.5" disk).
> Oh, and compatible with DD-WRT, etc..., of course.

I have been using this one for robotics for quite a while now:

http://www.asus.com/products.aspx?l1=12&l2=43&l3=0&model=359&modelmenu=1

It works well and so far had nothing to complain about. I am running
OpenWRT on it.



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