signal strength information not updated
j at w1.fi
Sat Mar 17 02:09:04 EDT 2007
On Thu, Mar 15, 2007 at 12:19:37PM +0100, Nicolas Hueppelshaeuser wrote:
> When establishing a wlan connection without wpa_supplicant it is
> possible to read back the actual signal strength information (iwconfig).
> When using the wpa_supplicant, this information is not updated and
> yields always the same values.
wpa_supplicant is force Host AP driver to use a different roaming mode
and signal strength values are not update properly in that state.
> Is there a way to force an update of this info at regular intervals when
> having the wpa_supplicant up?
Not without modifying the driver to either use more suitable roaming
mode or by making it somehow query the values in host-based roaming
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