jim at netgate.com
Sat Dec 11 13:39:25 EST 2004
any chance that things improve when you use the other MMCX port on the
The card (and most or all prism2/2.5 based cards) will only tx out one
port. If you hold it up in front of you, with the PCMCIA port to
and the label/LED facing you, the tx port is on the bottom.
On Dec 11, 2004, at 6:03 AM, Gudmundur Karlsson wrote:
> I have a Senao 2511 CD PLUS EXT2 with a 5 dBi Omni RP-TNC antenna
> running in Master mode. iwconfig shown below.
> I still don't seem to get good range. It seems the same as any other
> card I've used.
> How do I check if the card is really transmitting at 200mW ?
> If it isn't, then how do I set the txpower?
> iwconfig won't set it with iwconfig wlan0 txpower 200mW:
> Error for wireless request "Set Tx Power" (8B26) :
> SET failed on device wlan0 ; Operation not supported.
> gct3102:/etc/rc2.d# iwconfig wlan0
> wlan0 IEEE 802.11b ESSID:"gcwl" Nickname:"gct3102"
> Mode:Master Frequency:2.422 GHz Access Point:
> Bit Rate:11 Mb/s Sensitivity=1/3
> Retry min limit:8 RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
> Encryption key:off
> Power Management:off
> Link Quality:0 Signal level:0 Noise level:0
> Rx invalid nwid:0 Rx invalid crypt:0 Rx invalid frag:0
> Tx excessive retries:635 Invalid misc:3525 Missed beacon:0
> Thanks in advance,
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