[PATCH] implement sensitivity control (resend)

Joe Parks jphstap at roinet.com
Thu Aug 7 12:14:08 EDT 2003

On Tue, 2003-08-05 at 09:13, Denis Vlasenko wrote:
> I haven't seen any comments, maybe a resend is in order
> ==============================================================
> From: Denis Vlasenko <vda at port.imtp.ilyichevsk.odessa.ua>
> To: Jouni Malinen <jkmaline at cc.hut.fi>, Pavel Roskin <proski at gnu.org>
> Subject: [PATCH] implement sensitivity control
> Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2003 12:29:43 +0300
> Hi Jouni, Pavel, folks.
> I made a patch which implements sensitivity control for hostap.
> Currently it does not program sensitivity at card initialization
> (you'll need explicit iwconfig wlan# sens N or card remains
> programmed as per default (max sens)) and sens settings do not
> survive card reset. These can be fixed later.

I haven't tested this patch yet, but I plan to.  It looks like it may be
able to help improve throughput and eliminate the "Cross-channel" WDS
connections I've been getting in situations where two or more APs are in
close proximity on different channels.

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