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ORiNOCO AP-2000 Access Point User Guide

ORiNOCO AP-2000 Access Point

User Guide

ORiNOCO AP-2000 Access Point User Guide
ORiNOCO AP-2000 Access Point User Guide

Copyright

© 2003-2004 Proxim Corporation. All rights reserved. Covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents:

5,231,634; 5,875,179; 6,006,090; 5,809,060; 6,075,812; 5,077,753. This user’s guide and the software described in it are copyrighted with all rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, transmitted, transcribed, stored in a retrieval system, or translated into any language in any form by any means without the written permission of Proxim Corporation.

Trademarks

ORiNOCO is a registered trademark, and Proxim, and the Proxim logo are trademarks of Proxim Corporation. All other trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

OpenSSL License Note

This product contains software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit (http:// www.openssl.org/) and that is subject to the following copyright and conditions:

Copyright (c) 1998-2002 The OpenSSL Project. All rights reserved.

The names "OpenSSL Toolkit" and "OpenSSL Project" must not be used to refer to, endorse, or promote the products or for any other purpose related to the products without prior written permission. For written permission, please contact openssl-core@openssl.org.

THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED BY THE OPENSSL PROJECT “AS IS” AND ANY EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE DISCLAIMED. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE OPENSSL PROJECT OR ITS CONTRIBUTORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES; LOSS OF USE, DATA, OR PROFITS; OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION) HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE) ARISING IN ANY WAY OUT OF THE USE OF THIS SOFTWARE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

ORiNOCO AP-2000 User’s Guide

Software v2.5.2 P/N 68666 R1

October 2004

Contents 1 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . .

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IP

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