Running throughput tests

Kalle Valo kvalo at
Sun May 11 22:14:20 PDT 2014

Ben Greear <greearb at> writes:

> On 05/11/2014 09:37 PM, Kalle Valo wrote:
>> Ben Greear <greearb at> writes:
>>> We tried with the Sparklan today, and it locks up the system soon after we
>>> start hostapd, so we just removed it from the system.  The WLE900VX in same
>>> machine and same config works fine.
>> Odd. From the website[1] it looks like a normal CUS233 to me. Can you
>> get any more info? For example, where does it exactly lock up? Enabling
>> also all kernel debugging (lock debugging etc) might be also useful.
> Seems like the bad old days when we saw lots of total host lockups on
> cold resets, etc.  I didn't see anything useful in the logs, and I was
> running lockdep enabled kernel.
> Since WLE900VX works for me, I've little interest in hacking on the
> Sparklan NIC.  Possibly it's just a bad beta hardware or something like that.

Yeah, might be.

> If you have trouble getting a hold of this NIC, I'll be happy to mail
> it to you.

Damn, I just arrived back from US. It would have been easier to ship it
to our San Jose office.

Kalle Valo

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