Linux Box instead of Wireless Router

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Old 02-16-2008
Linux Box instead of Wireless Router

Can I set up Linux on a Mobo with WiFi to serve as a Server and Wireless Router for my home?
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Old 02-17-2008
Yep, search for 'linux router project'
There are several tiny distributions the will do the job for you. I've used ones that fit on a floppy disk (ie no HDD required at all) that would lend themselves quite well to running off a flash memory device much like modern home routers do.
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Old 02-18-2008
According to Wikipedia, The Linux Router project has been defunct since 2003.

What about LEAF? Is Zebra an option for wireless routing to the Internet? And, would I still be able to run the same computer as a server and router?
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Old 02-19-2008
Dd Wrt

You should definitely look at the DD-WRT project or at OpenWRT - both of these are embedded linux distributions that are designed to install onto a standard wireless router such as a linksys wrt54g, but they can also be installed on a regular computer.
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