timothy from the now-that-is-a-busybox dept.
drwho writes "This just unveiled at the BAWUG meeting tonight: Linux firmware for Access Points. Check this URL for more info. I haven't tried it yet but it looks great!" The upshot is that certain Access Points can be flashed with a stripped-down Linux system, which makes them more flexible than they'd be under the included firmware. There are even some screenshots of a modded access point booting up.
The reason that every major university maintains a department of
mathematics is that it's cheaper than institutionalizing all those people.