Two routers

Matthew Walker mwalker at kydance.net
Wed May 27 15:10:26 MDT 2009


On Wed, May 27, 2009 3:06 pm, Jones, Scott (GE Money, consultant) wrote:
> At the risk of sounding ignorant, what is the difference functionally
> between the uplink being plugged into the WAN port versus into one of
> the LAN ports?

The LAN ports and the wireless are on the same switching domain, so it doesn't have to
do any routing, which means things like DHCP and other non-routable protocols can get
through.

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Matthew Walker
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