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AirPort Express as Ethernet Bridge with Access ...

Timed Access Control

The Problem I have an older, out-of-warranty MacMini whose WiFi is acting flaky after the recent upgrade to OS X Lion. This wouldn’t be a problem in most places in the house since we’ve got wired gigabit connections in most rooms, but this Mac sits on my youngest child’s desk and, after a recent rearrangement […]

Trials and Tribulations of using Embedded TCP

Trials and Tribulations of using Embedded TCP

Issues with using TCP/IP in embedded systems

The End of Endianness

The End of Endianness

I very much dislike dealing with cross-platform endian issues.   When it comes to defining structures with bitfields–it can sometimes become a pain to order all the fields correctly depending on the platform one is using. Another headache is dealing with host byte ordering and network traffic on Intel platforms–all that byte swapping!!! Anyway, I’ve been […]