[PATCH] ath10k: fix ldpc param for fixed rate

Michal Kazior michal.kazior at tieto.com
Mon Sep 21 00:05:54 PDT 2015

On 16 September 2015 at 09:49, Rajkumar Manoharan
<rmanohar at qti.qualcomm.com> wrote:
> ldpc is not configured for fixed rates. This blocks auto rate vs fixed
> rate performance comparison. Since firmware is considering ldpc vdev
> param for fixed rate selection, it has to be configured to enable ldpc
> for fixed rates.
> Signed-off-by: Rajkumar Manoharan <rmanohar at qti.qualcomm.com>
> ---
> @@ -6041,6 +6049,7 @@ static int ath10k_mac_op_set_bitrate_mask(struct ieee80211_hw *hw,
>         band = def.chan->band;
>         ht_mcs_mask = mask->control[band].ht_mcs;
>         vht_mcs_mask = mask->control[band].vht_mcs;
> +       ldpc = !!(ar->ht_cap_info & WMI_HT_CAP_LDPC);

Is still really correct? LDPC must be supported on the Rx side of
destination stations hence I would assume you need to check whether
all stations associated are LDPC capable before enabling it (e.g. via


More information about the ath10k mailing list