The D-Link DWL-800AP+ as a wireless repeater to extend wireless range – Part 2

Monday, January 2nd, 2006

For starters, I hooked the D-link DWL-800AP+ up and connected it through a crossover cable to my usb network card. That way I could access it exclusively on one adapter and look online for information with the other adapter, which came in quite handy. The first thing I found was that by default the dwl-800ap+ [...]

Building RPM’s from Source RPMs

Tuesday, December 27th, 2005

Let me start by saying I am FAR from being an expert on the subject of building rpm’s… RPM’s are binary packages for use in red-hat based distributions. They are used (*in my case on Mandriva) with urpmi to install. Urpmi is a “wrapper” around the rpm utility that figures out what dependencies a program [...]

Spam that I might actually respond to

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2005

This is going to be uncategorized because it’s out of nowhere. You know, I’ve wondered many times “who actually bites” for the things advertised in junk mail. You know someone has to. About a year ago I read an article on someone that bit at a lot of the “great offers” he got in his [...]


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