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My dad has finally made me move the folding farm (5 machines) out of the TV room and into my bed/computer room. I don't mind this, except that there is no hard internet connection in my room, only wireless. My question is, is it possible to send the output of my main rig into a switch, and supply all the other computers with an internet connection? I've been getting internet to my Mac in the same room by using a Crossover cable, and I was under the impression that the switch would act as one big crossover, is that correct? I'll attach a sketch in a minute, the file attacher is being weird. Basically WiFi Router>host computer>hub>client computers.
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Yes, If you have two NIC's either card or built in connect one to a hub and connect the rest of the computers now bridge the wireless connection with the network connection. Now it should have internet on the folding farm.
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Instead of bridging you could just use ICS. Which does the same thing.
    
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