Atheros Driver getting GOOD!!

Marcos Biscaysaqu marcos at
Sun Nov 30 13:28:52 PST 2003

I have lot of Ierrs and the pings to my clients go very high until I 
restart my ath0 interfaces and start to work all happy again.
Im running the last dirver version from 29/11/03

I fogot my netstat

Atheros# netstat -I ath0
Name    Mtu Network       Address              Ipkts Ierrs    Opkts 
Oerrs  Coll
ath0   1500 <Link#1>      00:09:5b:94:63:e5   619574  8869   875732 
66818     0
illegal prefixlen
ath0   1500 default       fe80:1::209:5bff:        0     -        3     
-     -

Marcos Biscaysaqu wrote:

> Hi there,
>    a month ago we couldn't made work a Freebsd in hostap with the new 
> Atheros card more than 4 min., Now with the looks so much better I 
> have got one running with more than 33 client and even in mode 11b 
> work faster than any Access Point or wireless card, but I still have 
> some problems,  Some  time the ping with the customers go very high I 
> we have times like 400 ms for a couple a minutes when the normal time 
> connection is no more than 4ms. Im have this problem only whe the 
> Atheros card, if I use a simple AP or a Freebsd with a PRISM card it's 
> all happy but no to fast as Atheros cards.
> please if someone has an idea or need more informarion reply me.
> Thanks!


Marcos Biscaysaqu

Systems Administrator
ThePacific.Net Ltd.

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