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At first I was thinking, this is a product recommendation question, then I think we can do something useful with this question. Here is the procedure to follow when setting up Wifi in an Hotel (and probably anywhere else). Establish your requirement for the service you want to provide to the guests. a. Do you want them to be able to do basic internet ...


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WiFi gives you 300 MBps only in theory. In practice it will give you way lesser bandwidth. And the more far the receiver will be from the transmitter - the lesser the bandwidth will be. $20 802.11n router is a piece of crap by design. Decent routers start from $200. $6 client adapter ... do you still believe in miracles ? You just painted out the perfect ...


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It is sufficient to give all the APs identical wireless settings (SSID, password, security, protocols), but different channels. That way, as long as you have the APs on the same physical network (and only one DHCP server in that network!), your devices should automatically start roaming from one AP to another. Note that the setup needs to be identical ...


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There are many mesh style Wi-Fi systems that are built to do this like open mesh or ubiquity unifi, but your setup would theoretically work, save the part regarding the channels. You want all the aps to be hardcoded onto different channels so as not to cause interference.


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You can't. Hostapd needs low-level access to the wireless NIC, it's not something you can do over the network from a different machine (I don't see the point, and latency won't allow it anyway). What you can do though is tell Hostapd to use a bridge (it has a specific configuration directive for this) that includes the Ethernet card of the server; that way ...



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