HT80 monitoring using ath10k

Ben Greear greearb at
Wed Sep 2 21:33:17 PDT 2015

On 09/02/2015 08:32 PM, Yeoh Chun-Yeow wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 3, 2015 at 2:46 AM, Ben Greear <greearb at> wrote:
>> On 09/01/2015 06:20 PM, Yeoh Chun-Yeow wrote:
>>> Hi, all
>>> Anyone has able to capture the packet sent using HT80 or even higher
>>> putting ath10k in monitor mode?
>>> Please let me know. Thanks
>> I guess it would require wave-2 hardware to even have a chance of HT160?
>> I thought HT80 capture worked fine on peregrine....I should have a chance to
>> try this for some upcoming IBSS work I have scheduled for my 10.1 firmware.
> Did you ever try it before with HT80?
> I set using the following after bring up the interface:
> iw moni0 set freq 5180 80 5210
> But not seeing any data packet and just those mgmt frame.

To be honest, I normally configure an AP on appropriate channels, and
then just start up a monitor interface.  Then, stop the AP interface.
I have poor luck getting a monitor interface to reliably configure the
proper channel & width on its own.


Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc

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