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The community network manual : how to build the Internet yourself

  title={The community network manual : how to build the Internet yourself},
  author={Luca Belli and Bruno Ramos and Panayotis Antoniadis and Virginie Aubr{\'e}e and Roger Baig Vi{\~n}as and Aris Dadoukis and Paolo Dini and M{\'e}lanie Dulong de Rosnay and Nicol{\'a}s Ech{\'a}niz and Kurtis Heimerl and Matthew Johnson and Pat Kosakanchit and Florencia L{\'o}pez Pez{\'e} and Steven Mansour and Stavroula Maglavera and Jens Martignoni and John Mavridis and Sascha D. Meinrath and Leandro Navarro and Harris Niavis and Ramon Roca i Ti{\'o} and Spencer Sevilla and F{\'e}lix Tr{\'e}guer},
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