“Meshapalooza” is the Second MESH Networking Hands-on Workshop presented by Hamshare.com
~9AM to 5:30PM+ on Saturday March 16th, 2013. Lunch is from 12:30 noon to 1:30pm at local Auburn WA. Cafes.
Location, One East Main Street @ the Annex Bldg in downtown Auburn WA. Suite #380 up on the 3rd floor. Downstairs doors are open from ~8:45am to 9:00am
Program Starting off @ 9am with a One Hour Long “Show and Tell Presentation”
Subjects: ( Revisions will happen )
— Applications to run “on and over” a Mesh Network; Neighborhood networks (What to use your WRT for)
— VoIP / SIP Telephony, Voice over IP on the Mesh Network
— Video “chat”, Video on the Mesh Network
— Pogoplug Ver 4 as a Linux Server
— Pogoplug as your DRATS Ratflector
— DSTAR Voice over the Mesh Network
— D-RATS / IRC, DRATS Data over the Mesh Network
— Breakout Networking Class; Basic network infrastructure (other router types, pros/cons of devices, and cabling choices)
— Breakout Class; High-level; discussing the various routers available to us and pros/cons of the models; Limitations to Cat5e / Cat6 cabling, differences between switches, and hubs,,,, etc.
— Breakout Class; Advanced firmware (JTAG / Custom builds)
— Breakout Class; Linux Introduction ( Bootable Linux on a 16GB+ USB 3.0 Thumb Drive)
– Debian can be downloaded from here: http://www.debian.org/CD/live/
and the Install instructions from here: http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/installmanual.
– Ubuntu can be downloaded from here: http://www.ubuntu.com/download/desktop
– How to create a USB flash media boot Linux:
The instructions for the USB flash media are specific for Debian but can be used with any Linux distribution.
Using the USB Flash media is a great way to try out different versions and desktop environments to find the one you like the best.
— Breakout IRC Class
— Breakout Class; Long range / Backbone discussion (antennas, routers or other devices, physical locations where hardware is or could be installed)
— Breakout Class, Failover routing and/or meshing cabled links for directional antennas
— Mobile applications (active GPS tracking?)
— Applications – “What if.” or “Hey, what about..” Best discussed over Lunch and Dinner @ Local Cafes.
To Register and Sign-up, Please send:
1.- Your Name
2.- Your Call
3.- Your Phone#
4.- Your Email Address
5.- and the Workshop # 13525-MESH-P
For Maximum Fun, Bring your WRT54G and your Bullets for upgrades and tweaking.
Also Bring your Mikrotik RB750 Routers. (+ Computer & Power supply, Power Strip and CAT5 Cables)
73 de Bill KL7BB 206-400-1723