Station statistics

Alexander Pevzner pzz
Sat Feb 8 13:52:08 PST 2003

Hello, Victor Aleo!

Sat, 08 Feb 2003 12:17:05 +0100 you wrote:

VA> For instance, when the AP receives a packet of 500 bytes from the
VA> associated station xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx, it increments the rx_bytes
VA> register in 536 bytes instead of 500 bytes. I have send an UDP packet
VA> (MGEN) with 500 bytes of payload. Thus, 20 bytes for IP headers
VA> overhead and 8 bytes more for IP headers which gives 28 bytes of
VA> overhead and no 36 bytes.

These 8 bytes (36-28 == 8) seems to be LLC/SNAP header.

        Wishes, Alexander Pevzner (pzz at

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