keyboard repeating and mouse freezes with wpa_supplicant
mmodem00 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 27 21:26:54 EDT 2012
On Sat, Apr 28, 2012 at 2:24 AM, Valeriy Kucherenko <darkside_ua at ukr.net> wrote:
> Can you check, is these "freezes" occurs when you use wireless channel (for ex. surfing/downloading) or simply when you just connect to AP with wpa_supplicant, e.g. run wpa_supplicant and at this moment these freezes begins.
These problems of having characters repeated when typoing or the mouse
freeze for a second happens only when wpa_supplicant is running.
After i stop wpa_supplicant all goes as it should.
>> On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 11:46 PM, Valeriy Kucherenko
>> <darkside_ua at ukr.net> wrote:
>> > The problem is not in wpa_supplicant at all.
>> > I guess, you have a wireless keyboard and mouse. The problem is that the 2.4Ghz wireless key/mouse work on same frequencies as Wi-Fi b/g standarts. So, when you use you wi-fi channel at high speed (for example, when downloading something) - the wi-fi connection between you AP and PC interfere with wireless key/mouse. That's why you have freezes and repeated characters. This is normal. I have the same problem with my Logitech MK-520 when downloading something big and time-consumable via Wi-Fi, but this behavior does not appears when, for example, surfing web sites or playing online games.
>> I am using a notebook, and the mouse is wired, theres no wifi devices
>> except for the router.
>> > You can try to move you AP further from you wireless key/mouse. Maybe this can help. Or... throw out your wireless key/mouse and use wired instead.
>> >> Hi,
>> >> I have a machine a wifi card:
>> >> rtl8192ce : Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.|RTL8188CE
>> >> 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter [NETWORK_OTHER] (vendor:10ec device:8176
>> >> subv:10ec subd:9196) (rev: 01)
>> >> so when running wpa_supplicant and when typing sometimes characters
>> >> are repeated like i continued pressing the same keyboard key, also
>> >> mouse sometimes appears to freeze.
>> >> I have talked with realtak developers about this issue and they say
>> >> this can be related with realtek driver, and its strange that it only
>> >> happens when wpa_supplicant is running.
>> >> --
>> >> Salutem,
>> >> Z?
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