Problem with BSS properties
marcel at holtmann.org
Sat Dec 26 16:30:11 EST 2009
> > The other thing are the quality and noise properties. Do you still want
> > these? Or can we just go for a signal property showing the dBm value
> > like iw scan does. I don't see any extra value in keeping deprecated
> > values in the new API.
> Please lets get rid of them. One signal strength value that could be
> trusted to contain some useful data is much better than three with
> semi-random values no one can figure out.. Quality has never been
> defined properly and noise is not even a property of a BSS (it is per
> channel and should not have been mixed with scan results in the first
so should we just use the signal value in dBm from the BSS results or
try to create a strength value that indicates percentage?
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