Tags: wireless

Test driving LinuxMint

So I decided to test drive LinuxMint because Fedora just wasn’t working for me on a refurbed Sony VAIO laptop. So far it’s great; everything installed just “works”. Did run into a problem but it appears to be symptomatic with all Linux distros where disabling Wireless on a laptop places it in Airplane Mode. Issue […]

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Fortinet Wireless Webinar – interesting

Attended a Fortinet Webinar on their Wireless initiative. Very interesting things coming soon, especially with FortiOS 5.0. Some features include: Bridging Client Side Wireless – traffic is not required to hit wireless controller if controller is remote Remote Wireless Controllers Receptionist Guest Provisioning The Receptionist Guest Provisioning and bridging local is something we could use […]

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Playing with Fortinet’s FortiAP220b

I started playing with the latest FortiAP220b device. Plugging in my trusty ultra-cool USB Bluetooth Serial adapter powered by the USB port on the FortiAP I noticed the following: FAP22B3U1XXXX314 login: admin Mar 1 12:12:03 login[606]: root login on `ttyS0′ BusyBox v1.01 (2010.08.28-00:38+0000) Built-in shell (ash) Enter ‘help’ for a list of built-in commands. FAP22B3U1XXXX314 […]

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