CT 4.2 kernel now supports 80Mhz IBSS

Harms, Hannes hannes.harms at tu-bs.de
Fri Sep 25 00:47:21 PDT 2015


yes, I was able to get 80 MHz IBSS working with CT 4.2 , but
I also  integrated the missing patch to my kernel  even before Ben 
mentioned that the patch was missing.
I also forgot that I made this change, sorry

Regards Hannes

Am 25.09.2015 um 08:48 schrieb Jorge Baranda:
> Hi Ben,
> I imagine, I am one of the guys you are refering to.
> Within the thread "WLE600VX from PCEngines", I was trying to make 
> working a HT80 IBSS connection with wpa_supplicant, but this 
> connection was only set to 20MHz.
> I was trying this with the 4.0 kernel, the 10.1.467-ct-14 firmware and 
> the last version (git) of wpa_supplicant (2.5). By the way, has anyone 
> tried this?
> Then, due to this failure, I tried kernel 4.2 because Hannes Harm 
> reported success to set HT80 IBSS. But I was not able to configure 
> properly this kernel (compile OK, but the computer does not boot then).
> @Ben, could you share a .config file for kernel 4.2? Do you think that 
> Release14 CT firmware would be able to work? I will update the 4.2 
> kernel, compile it and try to see
> if I can set up the HT80 IBSS connection.
> Thanks,
> Jorge
> El 24/09/15 01:56, Ben Greear escribió:
>> I forget exactly all who was asking for this...but hopefully
>> they are reading this list...
>> I was missing a patch that allowed HT80 IBSS in my 4.2.
>> The beta-15 CT firmware appears to do HT80 IBSS just fine
>> with the 4.2 kernel now.
>> I have not attempted to enable this feature on my 4.0 kernel yet.
>> Please also note, I've been hacking on rate-ctrl logic in both 4.0
>> and 4.2 kernels (and beta-15 firmware)..so if you try it and find
>> something weird, especially in probe requests or association requests,
>> please do let me know.  Notes of success are welcome as well of course!
>> http://www.candelatech.com/ath10k.php
>> http://dmz2.candelatech.com/git/gitweb.cgi
>> Thanks,
>> Ben

Dipl.-Ing. Hannes Harms
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