hostap & channel bonding

Christian Zoffoli czoffoli at xmerlin.org
Wed Nov 13 13:02:35 EST 2002


Michael Smith ha scritto:
> On Wed, 13 Nov 2002, Christian Zoffoli wrote:
> 
> 
>>using different SSID client wlans works at 2Mbit/s and i have many
>>packet loss.
> 
> 
>>wlan0     IEEE 802.11-b  ESSID:"xmerlin"
>>           Mode:Master  Frequency:2.412GHz  Access Point: 00:02:6F:01:86:0A
> 
> 
>>wlan1     IEEE 802.11-b  ESSID:"xmerlin2"
>>           Mode:Master  Frequency:2.437GHz  Access Point: 00:02:6F:01:86:09
> 
> 
> Try using channels 1 & 11 instead of 1 & 6.
> 
> I've never had a packet loss problem with 64-byte pings when the channels
> are 5 apart, but if you're sending lots of data out of two radios in close
> proximity, 1-6 isn't quite enough separation. Might be related to your
> problem (especially since you have txpower turned up to 10 on both
> radios).
> 
> Mike
> 

with 1 & 11 i noticed the same behaviour (client rate 2Mbit and many 
packet loss) ...same with client rate of 1Mbit.

Christian

P.S. it seems impossible to change the bitrate on the ap side (forcing 
it to a lower bitrate 5.5,2,1) ...why ?






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