[SATLUG] Router recommendation
travis at dstechnology.net
Wed Apr 29 18:33:04 CDT 2015
I also just received the new 300Mbs from TWC and was faced with the same dilemma. I opted for an old dell desktop, dropped in two 1/100/1000 NICS and installed centos and made sure I was using gigabit cards and switches throughout the house. If you are looking for an off the shelf solution the ASUS 802.11ac router flashed with or without DD-WRT works great as well.
From: satlug-bounces at satlug.org [mailto:satlug-bounces at satlug.org] On Behalf Of Bruce Dubbs
Sent: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 2:00 PM
To: The San Antonio Linux User's Group Mailing List
Subject: [SATLUG] Router recommendation
I just upgraded my internet connection to 200 Mbps. It works nicely. If I connect a system directly to Time-Warner's router, I get the advertised speed.
The problem is that I don't really trust the built in firewall and want to put my own router between Time-Warner's router and my network. I do have a Linksys WRT54G router flashed with dd-wrt that works slowly for that.
Through my router, the speed is limited to around 30-40 Mbps. The rest of my internal network is a combination of 100 Mbps, 1Gbps, and miscellaneous wifi connections.
Can someone suggest a router that will handle 200 Mbps or more where I can load dd-wrt for better control?
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