Does FreeBSD AP (with ath) transmit regulatory domain? Should it?

Bernhard Schmidt bschmidt at
Sun Apr 29 16:24:53 UTC 2012

On Sun, Apr 29, 2012 at 18:14, Adrian Chadd <adrian at> wrote:
> Hm, does FreeBSD support 802.1d country code IE advertisement in hostap mode?

Yes, there is the appropriate IE. It is even filled with correct info
according to quick 8.x ath(4) hostap test according to Wireshark.

> I'm pretty sure we're missing "world regulatory client" support at the
> moment (ie, when we receive country code IEs from beacons and
> determine the country we're in.)

Client is not FreeBSD in this case ;)
But yeah..

> That'd be a good project. :)
> Adrian


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