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This chapter will cover a number of advanced networking topics.
After reading this chapter, you will know:
The basics of gateways and routes.
How to set up IEEE 802.11 and Bluetooth® devices.
How to make FreeBSD act as a bridge.
How to set up network booting on a diskless machine.
How to set up network address translation.
How to connect two computers via PLIP.
How to set up IPv6 on a FreeBSD machine.
How to configure ATM under FreeBSD 5.X.
Before reading this chapter, you should:
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