can somebody explains OFDM in FreeBSD?
erob at gthcfoundation.org
Sun Mar 6 16:56:03 UTC 2011
On 06/03/11 11:46 AM, David Wolfskill wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 06, 2011 at 11:31:00AM -0500, Etienne Robillard wrote:
>> On 06/03/11 09:49 AM, Adrian Chadd wrote:
>>> OFDM is part of 11g, 11a, and 11n (2/5ghz.)
>>> I don't understand why you're asking about it in a security context.
>> Approaching security can be seen with onion paradigm: True paranoids
>> will want
>> to have multiple layers of security whether its physical or hardware
>> related. In this
>> case, one could ask reasonably whether its 'safe' to be close to a
>> wireless router (802.11 ethernet-class)
>> for a long-term period while OFDM is enabled at the transport level.
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> As various folks have tried to point out to you:
> * OFDM is a modulation technique that all RF devices of certain types
> must not only support, but use, in order to work (as the specifications
> for their use require the use of OFDM).
> * As such, this has nothing to do with FreeBSD at all, and is therefore
> off-topic for thr FreeBSD.org technical mailing lists, of which
> freebsd-current at freebsd.org is one.
> A non-technical mailing list at FreeBSD.org is
> freebsd-chat at freebsd.org, in case you insist on carrying on this
> off-topic thread on a FreeBSD.org mailing list.
> In my opinion, however, you, as well as anyone interested in the
> topic, would be better served by moving the discussion to a venue for
> which it would be on-topic. I cannot identify such a venue for you,
> but readily confirm that there is no FreeBSD.org mailing list that
> satisfies the requirement.
> Finally, I am sending this note off-list because not only is the thread
> off-topic for the venue, but this message (in particlar) has nothing to
> do with FreeBSD, either.
> Please honor the reqwest to move the thread.
> Further attempts to post to a technical FreeBSD.org list on this thread
> will be treated as spam.
> david (current hat: postmaster at freebsd.org)
hey this was kinda impolite and unecessary. Please don't disrupts the
you don't agree with and because you have authority!
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