airport + dhcp
Till.Straumann at TU-Berlin.de
Mon Dec 3 16:10:50 EST 2001
>>Did anybody meet speed problems when connecting an airport to a dhcp
>>cable tv ISP?
>>The speed is then incredibly slow, inducing timeouts for pop servers
>>as soon as there are long messages to transfer.
>>But the speed is quite normal with a real wire connexion between my
>>powerbook and the cable tv modem (ie without the airport), when I use
>>the same airport with a fixed IP adress at my office. It seems the
>>problem happens only when combining airport and dhcp (under linux or
>>I run 2.4.15-ben0 kernel on a pbg4.
>>Thanks for help.
>I'm afraid if the problem also happens with MacOS, it's an issue
>with the station firmware. You'd rather report it to apple ;)
You also can try running Linux on the base station :-)
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