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post #11 of 17
When I think of Linksys I think of home computer gear.

When I think of Cisco I think industry grade equipment.

I'd rather have industry grade.
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post #12 of 17
I have an older WRT54G router and a WUSB54G usb receiver, and they're alright. The router is 5 years old so I think I can put linux on it, but what would be the benefit?
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post #13 of 17
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by whe3ls View Post
finally i ve killed 3 wireless adapters and 1 a router
It sounds like they're just rebranding them...not sure though
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post #14 of 17
Quote:
Originally Posted by liermam View Post
Sorta off topic, but i hear a lot of people bashing linksys routers on this forum, and all i can say is, what the hell? Honestly, they're relatively cheap, decent quality, and work as intended without limiting my bandwith.

On topic. I read the article and they didn't exactly explain why they're cutting the brand as much as the events around cutting the brand and leading to it.
I've had 2 of their routers that were affordable for the average guy, and they're a piece of junk; I have a BEFSR41 v4 and a WRT56G v5, they're complete crap. I hate them so much They just don't act right...my dlink does everything I want..properly.

The only reason I'm using the wireless one is to tide me over until I get my D-link back from RMA.
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post #15 of 17
Linksys WRT54GL + dd-wrt is pretty spiffy.

I've never liked the name 'Cisco'. Linksys just appeals to me more.
     
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post #16 of 17
This makes no difference anyway as Cisco owned Linksys anyway..no biggie IMO.

Also on another note please keep it clean and no swearing.
post #17 of 17
OH GOD NO! WHY??????? j/k but seriously i buy everything linksys
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