You might want to look into homeplug (ethernet bridging over the power
lines) as an alternative.


On Wednesday, November 12, 2003, at 07:11 AM, DG wrote:

> Hello all,
> I've got my Slimp3 hooked into the Linksys Wireless Bridge (which is
> communicating with a Linksys WRT54G Wireless-G Access Point +
> Cable/DSL Router down in my basement). Problem is it cuts out way too
> often -- it's just much too unreliable. Sometimes the SLimp3 can't
> find the server, often it can, plays for an hour or two, then can't,
> sometimes it can play all day, sometimes it plays but if you walk
> across the room it cuts out... you get the idea... Does anyone have
> experience with this equipment and going 50-100 feet through floors?
> Anyone tried a range extending solutions that work? I've considered
> laying ethernet cable or moving the computer upstairs, but neither
> solution is a very good one for me...
> Thanks in advance for any suggestions,
> David