[PATCH] [mesh] Make BSSBasicRateSet configurable

Bob Copeland me at bobcopeland.com
Sun Jul 27 09:47:11 EDT 2014


On Thu, Jul 24, 2014 at 08:18:10PM +0900, masap wrote:
> Hello, Bob.
> Basically your patchset works fine.
> But STAs have different BSSBasicRateSet could not connect to each other
> because of the specification.
> [1] 9.6.0c1 Basic Rate Set and Basic MCS Set for mesh STA
> "A mesh STA shall not establish a mesh peering with a mesh STA using a
> different BSSBasicRateSet."
> 
> So I made BSSBasicRateSet configurable.
> You can configure BSSBasicRateSet by config file like this
> 	mesh_basic_rates=10 20 55
> or wpa_cli command like this.
> 	set_network 0 mesh_basic_rates 10 20 55

Great - thanks, I'll pick this up in the next version.  It seems that
for the pre-existing 11g "hack" case we should just default to mandatory
rates in general and use bss basic rate set if configured (the patched version
essentially does this but it could be reorganized a little for clarity).

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Bob Copeland %% www.bobcopeland.com


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