[OpenWrt-Devel] Wireless Router with openwrt, how to use dual band

Aaron Z aczlan+openwrt at gmail.com
Wed Feb 11 09:31:23 EST 2015

On Wed, Feb 11, 2015 at 9:15 AM, Robert Clove <cloverobert at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have few laptops and two routers with dual band (TP-LINK TL-WDR3600 N600
> WIRELESS DUAL BAND GIGABIT ROUTER) . Ported openwrt on the router .
> What i am trying to achieve is if someone want to send msg to a an
> individual then one of the band should be used (eg 2.4GHz) and if someone
> want to send message to the group then it should be send through another
> band (eg 2.8GHz or 5 GHz).
> How can i do that.?
> I have created a mesh network and written a simple client server
> applications through which all laptops communicate.
I would think that you would want to setup different IP ranges for the
different bands (ie: 2.4ghz uses 10.0.100.x and 5ghz uses 10.0.101.x)
and then set your server to communicate on those IP ranges

Aaron Z
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