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Help me find an app - I need a wifi hotspot app with router/IP functions for Android

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All,

Can anyone help me find an app please? The Android marketplace is a bugger to navigate and I'm struggling to find the app I need.

Basically I'm on absolutely unlimited mobile data and I've decided to share the connection with my colleagues at work. It's been fun; we've cleared 4GB of data in just a couple of days and everyone's finding it very useful.

However, the default wifi sharing app is a bit light on information, as well as being a total battery slayer. I'm OK with the battery use, but I'd like to know a bit more. Things like:

* IP addresses of the persons connecting
* Data usage based on IP addresses
* The ability to assign static IPs to individuals

Now I'm sure this isn't possible with the basic version built into the Samsung Galaxy S II, but I'd like to know if anyone's heard of any apps with this sort of logging and information. I'd especially like to be able to tell a particular user who's using a bit too much to slow down so other's experiences aren't impacted.

Can anyone help?

Thanks,

Teh Spankz0r.
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Maybe

Wireless tether for root users

or

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Quote:
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Maybe

Wireless tether for root users

or

PDAnet
This. The first option is also known as Barnacle WiFi Tether.
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Barnacle WiFi Tether
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+reps all round, I'll give it a go.
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For some reason barnacle stopped working for me a few months ago, Probably need a rom reset... Anyway im using Open Garden now. basically the same thing. Includes Bluetooth tethering too
Edited by Schizms - 8/11/11 at 3:07pm
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