Re: WLAN access point with Alix board from PC Engines
On Wednesday 30 Nov 2011, Ramon Hofer wrote:
> Hi all
> I have an AMD Geode Alix board from PC Engines  which I'm planning to
> setup as WLAN access point.
> The board has two miniPCI slots.
> So far I've read that I can't just use any WLAN card. It has to be
> capable of the master mode?
> Does anybody have experience with miniPCI master WLAN cards?
> Which card would you use?
>  http://pcengines.ch/alix2d2.htm
The Atheros cards generally work OK. I have used these in client,
mesh and AP modes (not on an Alix, but on a Wrap which from this
perspective is the same).
But there are several other chip sets which also work I am told.