2.2-AP startup tasks
Get two Access points, Poe injectors, power supplies and at least 3 ethernet cables.
Configure a network interface on one if your computers to have a network interface 192.168.1.8x/24 where x is your group number.
In the Linux/ubuntu systems this could be done with:
ifconfig eth0:1 192.168.8x/24
Plug power into the first access point (on the nanostation it's the sole ethernet, on the power station it's the one closest to the center).
Plug the lan ethernet jack on the power injector into the PC...
point a web browser at 192.168.1.20
change the ip address of the device to:
where x is the number of your table.
Go to services
enable the snmp agent
configure the snmp community to be training
go to system
Change the current password from ubnt to trainingx where x is your group number
Set the hostname to apx where x is your group number.
go to link setup
Change the wireless mode from station to access point.
Select a channel, either 1 6 or 11
set your ssid to be wsws-x where x is your group number.
Crank the output power down from 26dBm to 5dBm
set the 802.11 mode to g-only
in the advanced tab set the range to .1 miles.
Power on the second ap and repeat the selections except the ip address is going to be 192.168.1.x2
the wireless mode should be set to station
and the hostname should be set to stx where x is your group number
once all the settings have been applied move both APs to the back of the room