[nycbug-talk] chaining wireless aps

Brad Schonhorst bschonhorst at gmail.com
Thu Oct 18 15:05:44 EDT 2007

On 10/18/07, steve rieger <riegersteve at gmail.com> wrote:
> heres the scenario
> wap1 connected to the interweb and serves the upper portion of the house
> wap2 is in the basement, have 2 dev servers there, and would like to not
> have to buy multiple wireless cards
> i've never daisy chained two waps (linksys running dd-wrt)
> want wap1 to be the internet for the house and wap2 to be see as a local
> hub by the dev-servers (and any laptops that get turned on down there)
> what setting do i use, any pointers ?

I've only done this with Apple Base Stations but try googling:

dd-wrt WDS

WDS is the term used for this (wireless distribution system)


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