[MLB-WIRELESS] Revisit: SVEC <--> Dlink DWL900AP+
peter at nmc.net.au
Tue Jan 13 18:52:13 EST 2004
I'd suggest the dlink WILL be the problem , we've had lots of probs with
dup packets &
dropouts with the 900+
Changed ap brand - problem gone !
Just get an SVEC they're pretty cheap headache relief.
From: owner-melbwireless at wireless.org.au
[mailto:owner-melbwireless at wireless.org.au]On Behalf Of
vk3jma at net2000.com.au
Sent: Tuesday, 13 January 2004 1:21 PM
To: Steven Haigh
Cc: melbwireless at wireless.org.au
Subject: Re: [MLB-WIRELESS] Revisit: SVEC <--> Dlink DWL900AP+
Quoting Steven Haigh <netwiz at crc.id.au>:
> Have you tried contacting DLink about it? see if they have any clues?
Have just done that, I always thought that I would be on the phone for
but I was talking to a tech with 1 or 2 minutes!!!!!
They said that it was because of incompatibilites betwen the 2 brands
would only gaurrantee dlink to dlink links?
This maybe right it maybe wrong, but I thought this is what "standards"
all about, 802.11b is the standard for 2.4 GHz 11Mbit/s DSSS data links,
maybe naive but if each company boasts 802.11b standard in their product
there should be little problems? Back to the real world now.......
There are a few other things I can try............
1. Use the SVEC (later, it's not mine to risk up on the tower)
2. Put the dlink in AP mode and GMI moves to AP-Client to see if the
3. Buy my own SVEC to destroy?
4. Buy a minitar and play with a Linux bases system?
5. Get a better Laptop with USB and just use that with the pcmcia
6. Sell the lot and play high power 2.4 GHz Amateur TV with the
Anyway, thanks for your suggestion Steven. I will see how it goes.
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