More if_ath churn coming your way!
adrian.chadd at gmail.com
Sun Jan 23 06:01:52 UTC 2011
Make sure you're absolutely, positively not doing power saving stuff.
I'm quite certain the ar5416+ HAL is just not doing the right thing
re: power saving mode.
On 23 January 2011 13:55, Ian FREISLICH <ianf at clue.co.za> wrote:
> Adrian Chadd wrote:
>> I haven't changed anything on the AR9285 codebase that would account
>> for the above.
> That maybe. The visible difference in behaviour is that when there's
> no traffic, the reported rate drops to 1Mbps. As soon as there's
> traffic it jumps to 54Mbps.
>> Something to keep in mind with the AR9280/AR9285 support is that I've
>> seen it be -very- unpredictable - sometimes it's reliable off the bat,
>> sometimes it's not. You have to repeat it a few times to verify that
>> you've actually seen a change.
> So far, I've had instances where it's stopped transmitting or
> recieving. It claims to remain associated, but restarting the wlan
> interface fails to reestablish the association and a list scan is
> empty. It only seems to happen when the laptop is running on battery.
> Ian Freislich
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