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Old 07 November 2014, 01:16   #1
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RapidRoad USB w/Wireless Ethernet Adapter

Just got my RapidRoad USB adapter installed on my A1200; WOW, what a nice nice piece of hardware. Works flawlessly with USB memory sticks. My next purchase is hopefully a wireless USB ethernet adapter. Wondering if anyone can give me a specific model adapter that works well with the Poseidon USB Stack?
 
Old 07 November 2014, 01:21   #2
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I used this one with my Deneb - worked great (found one in USA for you)

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/LINKSYS-CO...item3a98efeae5
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Old 07 November 2014, 03:03   #3
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Thanks fitzsteve, but I am hoping for something wireless.
 
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I don't think this stack supports anything wireless. I use a belkin gaming adapter to connect to my wifi network.
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Old 07 November 2014, 04:01   #5
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Well that would be a HUGE bummer. I hate having a pcmcia adapter sticking 3 inches out the left side of my computer. Please someone say it isn't so!
 
Old 07 November 2014, 04:18   #6
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Well, you could use an USB-ethernet adapter in combination with an ethernet-wifi bridge.
I have both a vonets vap-11g and an asus wl-330n ethernet-wifi bridge and both work great with my amigas. On my a1200 I only used these with my pcmcia ethernet card, but it also should work with usb ethernet adapters.
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Old 06 November 2018, 23:47   #7
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will any usb Ethernet adapter work?
 
Old 07 November 2018, 00:15   #8
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No, most of the cheap ones on eBay are no good as they aren't supported by Poseidon. Can't remember which chips are supported unfortunately.
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I remember that the USB 2.0 Ethernet on the Nintendo Wii works.
I have some over here so I have to look at it.
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Old 20 November 2018, 16:32   #10
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Try some ASIX-based devices.
I had one of the Apple adapters running.
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I had strangely poor luck with almost all USB networking adapters. I used to have one that worked back in 2015, but I sold it. I then bought three different ones and all would be recognized by Poseidon, but none would actually work. I gave up and ordered an Xsurf/100 and put Rapidroad on there, and have never looked back! (My old USB was a Thylacine)
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