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...that has dual wired ports. This is a good thing.



Though I agree that it's good (awesome, even), it should be noted that only one of those ports is a LAN port. The other is WAN only.

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If this works like the old AirPort Express, shouldn't you be able to turn the WAN port into LAN for a WAN-to-LAN bridge of sort? I used to do that to connect device without Wireless in another floor, it was pretty handy.

Also, no more "5 users limit" BS. This is nice.

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That's pretty typical for Apple stuff, though. Although, if I remember right, you can set Apple stuff up as just bridged. I also find it interesting that there's now an iOS app for setting up their APs. That fixes a big gap for some people. I'm just hoping that IPv6 support comes back soon...

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You can still use IPv6 when you install the old Airport utility.

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They fixed IPv6 support today or in the past couple days.

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