How configure an Intel Edison as a Wireless Access Point

The Intel Edison comes with a neat command line tool configure_edison that makes it easy to connect with existing wireless networks. With A few extra tweaks you can convert your Intel Edison into a wireless access point (AP) and private network that other wifi devices can use.


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