ath0: ath_chan_set: unable to reset channel 5 (2432 Mhz, flags 0x3e0 hal flags 0x140)

Sam Leffler sam at
Wed Apr 26 15:52:45 UTC 2006

JoaoBR wrote:
> On Wednesday 26 April 2006 01:02, Sam Leffler wrote:
>> Attached are two patches; one for the ath driver and another for
>> sys/net80211/ieee80211.c in releng6 (note changes to the latter in head
> aplies clean and compiles on i386 and amd64, I need to reset some cards to 
> 0x12 to see if it works and let you know
> any chance to get similar for releng_5?
> I have lots of APs around and no chance for me to upgrade them easily.

No.  releng5 has an older hal that does not even support regdomain 18. 
Backporting work to releng5 would be a massive effort for very little 
gain; anyone that truly wants wireless support should be running 6.x or 

> I do not know if you remember some days ago we talked about ath rx/tx stopping 
> without any msg anywhere
> I found out that this happens only whit rate_sample but not with rate_onoe and 
> since then I run some releng_6 in production without problem with this AG530 
> cards
> do you think that this particular problem has something to do with the 
> regdomain 18 issue?


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