#qi-hardware IRC log for Sunday, 2014-12-07

--- Sun Dec 7 201400:00
DocScrutinizer05whitequark: did you say in Moskow your house routers are mounted in the attic? Is that WiMAX then?00:51
whitequarkDocScrutinizer05: huh? no00:53
DocScrutinizer05I thought that would explain why to place the infra in the attic, close to the dish00:54
whitequarkthe house router is connected to my one with copper00:54
whitequarkoh00:54
whitequarkno00:54
whitequarkit's placed in the attic because that's where you can get the permit00:54
whitequarkand the infra is connected using fiber00:54
DocScrutinizer05funny00:54
whitequarkyou would never in your damn life get a wimax license00:54
DocScrutinizer05we usually have all that stuff in the cellar here00:54
whitequarkas a neighbourhood provider00:55
DocScrutinizer05there's one exception to that: cable TV which connects to the existing house infra which distributed the antenna signal from attic to each flat in a star-bus topology (1..10 branches, with a splitter outlet on each floor)00:57
DocScrutinizer05there it#s sometimes easier to have a single coax cable run from underground to the attic, than to extend all the branches to the cellar and reverse all the splitters for "signal down->up" instead up->down00:59
qwebirc2779I am trying to start a thread on the forum but the captcha code is not working on it 11:22
qwebirc2779this is the discussion 11:22
qwebirc2779I am starting a project for the [http://blog.imgtec.com/powervr/mips-creator-ci20-development-board-now-available MIPS Creator CI20 development board]  Project website: [http://homebrewhardware.weebly.com Homebrew Hardware]  Contact: [https://twitter.com/DJone01 Deji Fadahunsi @DJone01] Twitter (see Homebrew Hardware page for email)  The project is to build a commercial viable low-cost laptop/entertainment machine from the M11:22
larscforum?11:36
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