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what is the difference between an 802.11 and ethernet frame apart from below?

802.11 shows:
Mac address of access point
shows duration in which a computer must not send any frames out

please add to this also & also what are the implications of knowing the mac address of the access point and other differences?
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an 802.11 frame is much different than an 802.3 frame; there are too many to list; it would be pointless to be honest. Maybe we can provide some subtle differences if you provide what it is you are trying to resolve.

802.11:

http://www.sss-mag.com/pdf/802_11tut.pdf

803.2:

http://www.radio-electronics.com/info/telecommunications_networks/ethernet/ethernet-ieee-802-3-tutorial.php

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