[Gllug] Powerline Ethernet

Bernard Peek bap at shrdlu.com
Thu Feb 16 19:18:50 UTC 2012

On 15/02/12 19:41, Mick Farmer wrote:
> Dear GLLUGers,
> I'm thinking of using powerline sockets to extend my home network.  In
> particular, I'm looking at the Devolo powerline products.
> Has anyone tried this sort of kit?  Does it work as advertised?  Does it
> work with Linux (Fedora XX)?  Is there really a problem with noise
> pollution?

Reports I've had from elsewhere is that  powerline networking mostly 
just works.

Yes they all generate noise pollution and if there are any radio hams 
living nearby they will hate your guts. Don't let them know that it's 
your network screwing up their signal.

Bernard Peek
bap at shrdlu.com

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