[NZLUG] Netcomm NP805N Router - Internal DNS resolution?
nzlug at etelligence.info
Sat Jun 29 18:25:35 NZST 2013
> Vodafone gave me this router today when upgrading my cable. With my
> old WRT54-GL running custom firmware when a local client connected
> via dhcp it got an entry in the routers dns system and I could
> happily connect to all my local devices by name rather than IP address.
> Maybe I need to just put the WRT54 back in there and put the netcomm
> at the back of the garage, although it's wireless N support and my
> laptop are loving each other.
So apart from the N-support is the NetComm giving you anything that the
WRT54G did not? Maybe that question is actually: why did they give it to
Otherwise surely it's a no-brainer to stick with the added functionality
of the old box, and keep the new one around as a spare and in case of
niggling problems when their Hell|pDesk will want you to test using
'guaranteed right' gear...
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