ath(4) and 802.11g speed

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at
Fri Mar 10 12:00:39 UTC 2006

On Friday 10 March 2006 17:26, Damian Gerow wrote:
> I've been doing some testing with kismet throughout the night, and I've
> been seeing consistant signal strengths around -50 to -60dBm, with noise
> sitting pretty consistantly at -96, and its strongest reading (after about
> six hours) is -90dBm.  At least, if I'm to believe what Kismet is telling
> me.
> This machine is about five feet (albeit through a concrete wall) from the
> AP. A wireless laptop that's about twenty feet (again, through concrete)
> has connected at 54Mbps without issues.

What happens if you exit Kismet and try an associate?

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