[SATLUG] Router recommendation

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Thu Apr 30 00:01:45 CDT 2015


Samuel Smith wrote:
> On 04/29/2015 06:33 PM, Travis Hegwer wrote:
>> Mr, Dubbs
>>
>>
>>        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.

> You can take that a step further and drop Xen on the box and then you can have
> multiple operating systems on the same machine. One OS to serve as your router
> and however many others you want to act as media servers, web servers, dev
> boxes, ect: http://shorewall.net/XenMyWay.html

I do that now with qemu.  I feel more comfortable with one set of dedicated HW 
to work as a router.

   -- Bruce




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