How to configure WRT54G to use Class B IP Range??

Discussion in 'Cisco/Linksys Wireless Routers' started by mynitehawk, Sep 16, 2005.

  1. mynitehawk

    mynitehawk Network Guru Member

    I am using Linksys WRT54G and its DHCP to assign ip addresses to my client and I am nearing the limit of 254 users. Can I configure to WRT54G to use a Class B IP range, say 172.18.x.x and assign via DHCP more than 254 users?

    Please advise.


    Regards,
    Francis Tang
     
  2. cgondo

    cgondo Network Guru Member

    i suggest you get another WRT54G instead. For that many users...i can only imagine the throughput.
     
  3. Mercenary

    Mercenary Network Guru Member

    WOW! that is a lot of users for what is really a home/small buisness router. I would suggest upgrading to a larger cisco router. Sure the linksys can do your wireless for some of your users and maybe a little more but I would suggest setting up a proper DHCP server.

    If your running windows I can strongly recommend just using Windows 2000/2003 DHCP server. It comes with it and will do it easily.

    If you need help give me a shout, me and my mates M, C, S and E can prolly offer some advice ;)
     
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