mini-PCs as Routers.

Matt Melvin rage_311 at hotmail.com
Mon Aug 12 11:07:08 MDT 2013


On Mon, Aug 12, 2013 at 9:08 AM, Michael Torrie <torriem at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> So I settled on an old version of the Intense-PC from fit-pc.  It's a
> 1.1 GHz celeron dual core (slightly more horsepower than the atom at 1.8
> GHz).  It's about 20 watts.  It will handle any 2.5" sata drive, so I'll
> be using an old SSD from by brother.  Has built-in wifi, which I
> probably will use depending on if it supports access point mode.  It was
> not cheap, $330 to be exact.  But as I failed to mention before, my
> needs are more business-related, so this will be expensed anyway.


Good find!  Let me/us know how it works out and which distro/packages you
end up using -- and if the wifi works for AP mode.  I'd definitely like to
move to a more compact and power efficient machine, and this option looks
solid.


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