Wireless Mesh Standard Gets Boost from OLPC, Open Source
May 12, 2008, 19:30 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The proposed IEEE wireless LAN mesh specification is already
getting some traction, though still over 18 months from final
ratification, thanks to early experimentation by the One Laptop Per
Child Foundation and a recently launched open source project.
"This hands-on experience, fed back into the work of the IEEE
802.11s Task Group, has already led to several changes in the draft
standard, with other changes being considered..."