FreeBSD offers an excellent 802.11 subsystem, stable, simple and feature rich. TinyBSD is a set of scripts that make it easy to build a minimalistic FreeBSD distro, for purpose of creating networking devices. TinyBSD_AP exploits TinyBSD's 802.11 wireless capabilities to building a feature rich, enterprise grade WiFi device.
TinyBSD_AP also comes with a Webmin driven web-GUI
FeaturesServicesSSH Access (openssh-portable) DHCPd (isc-dhcp3-server) Perl 5.8.8 bash Web-GUI DistroFits on about 55MB, suitable for cheap compact flash cards Hardware PlatformThis image has been built and tested on following hardware platforms
Soekris net4511 Soekris net4521