Netlink Antenna Support

Ben Greear greearb at
Wed Apr 29 15:53:05 PDT 2015

On 04/29/2015 01:24 PM, Brandon Enochs wrote:
> Does anyone know if the ath10k driver will, at some point, support
> netlink antenna masking?  The ath9k card supported this.  Further,
> will multiple antenna/signal strength pairs be supported like in the
> ath9k driver?

ath10k supports setting the antennas in use (nss).  You can use chains: 0, 0+1, or 0+1+2,
just like ath9k.

I don't think ath10k has any logic to report any of the details about antenna signal
strength for received frames.


> Thanks,
> Brandon
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Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc

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