[Soekris] Soekris and new WLAN cards.

Dirk-Willem van Gulik dirkx at webweaving.org
Fri May 23 12:36:35 UTC 2003


> I also wonder how you people resolved problem of the amount of avaliable
> LAN IP's that a soekris AP can serve to clients. There can only exist
> 253 IP's assigned to one IP-sone (one subnet) and with a greater amount
> of people connecting to the IP-sones one will quickly run out of the
> avaliable IP-numbers. Roaming users, users with more devices will fast
> use up the IP's. How did you solve that guys?

Assign multiple /24 subnets (each with 253 address) or asssing a /16 (with
64k addresses) to the wi interface and make sure that your DHCP reclaims
unused addresses after a few hours.

Dw.




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