Big Temporary Networks

Jay Ashworth jra at
Thu Sep 13 15:44:00 UTC 2012

----- Original Message -----
> From: "George Herbert" <george.herbert at>

> I know someone who did Interop's networking for a number of years and
> does it for various non-Worldcon conventions. His short summary was to
> stage and label and debug and test extensively beforehand, even if the
> reassembly might introduce more bugs in the field.

Excellent advice.

But how do you load a wireless network and an uplink with 12-14k attachments 
for testing purposes?  I can see how to test the uplink, but testing the WLAN
seems ... well, next to impossible, to me, which is why I'm querying the list.


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