Forcing clients into 2.4 or 5 GHz band

Robert Senger robert.senger at
Mon Sep 7 15:01:58 EDT 2015

Okay, thanks. For the moment, my experience with MAC address filtering
is good, no issues. Since it affects only a limited number of devices, I
am okay for now.


Am Samstag, den 05.09.2015, 23:38 +0300 schrieb Jouni Malinen:
> There is not any completely robust approach for this, but this is an
> area that has some work going on that will hopefully make it easier to
> do this reliably in the future. The main issues with currently
> deployed
> devices are that the AP does not really always know whether the
> station
> supports multiple bands (that is not clearly identified by most, if
> not
> more or less all, deployed stations) and there is no generic means for
> the AP to steer the station to another BSS in a way that would work
> with
> all deployed stations.

Robert Senger

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