Barnacle Tether for PSP

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  1. ScoobyDoo27
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    So my house's wifi is protected by WPA2-PSK and unfortunately my PSP doesn't support that. I wanted to use Barnacle to be able to play on the internet with my PSP but I can't seem to get it to work. I start up Barnacle and then scan for the networks on my PSP but it doesn't find Barnacle. My PS3 doesn't seem to find it either when I scan but my computer does. Can anyone help me out?
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    Does your PSP show any unsupported networks?

    My PSP as well does not find my Droid, most likely because the Droid is a network group and the PSP doesn't support that.
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    Now I'm not an expert on networking or anything but from what I can remember. the PSP only supports ad-hoc connections and the DROID only supports AP connections?

    PCs can do both, that's why it's not a problem on a computer.

    Correct me if I am wrong please.
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    Pinesal: Almost right.

    The PSP also supports Infrastructure networks, which is literally WiFi.

    The difference between Infrastructure and Ad-Hoc is that Ad-Hoc requires no routing base, and can access external networks. Ad-hoc is strictly PSP to PSP, which is what the Droid also does. It performs as a Ad-Hoc device to your PC/Laptop, and that's why it'll show up as a network device on your Mac.

    I need to look at the wireless tether software on the phones to see if I can modify them to perform on an infrastructure network, but I highly doubt it.
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    Why not just hardwire the PSP?
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    You can't hardwire with the PSP, only WiFi.
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