Comcast thinks it ok to install public wifi in your house

Josh Luthman josh at
Thu Dec 11 22:26:37 UTC 2014

Not correct.  If it's on one radio it's using the same RF space it was
before, just with a virtual SSID.  Just like the atheros or Ruckus stuff -
it's the same RF space with an additional BSSID bridged to a different
software bridge or pseudo interface.

Josh Luthman
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On Thu, Dec 11, 2014 at 5:19 PM, Ricky Beam <jfbeam at> wrote:

> On Thu, 11 Dec 2014 16:41:24 -0500, Livingood, Jason <
> Jason_Livingood at> wrote:
>> ...But 2.4GHz was a bit of a mess before we came along with this service.
> So, knowing the house is on fire, you bring a can of gas to put it out.
> You aren't f'ing helping.
> Of course, since Comcast didn't spring for separate radios, it'll be
> riding what ever channel the customer's WiFi is using. Thus, interfering
> with *their* use of WiFi.

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