MA311 refuses to set txpower

Jouni Malinen j
Wed Mar 26 01:08:11 PDT 2008

On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 10:12:30AM +0100, Paolo wrote:

> In the code there is a warning that the part for txpower control is
> risky.
> Do you know if the current version of hostap driver is sensibly newer
> that the one in the kernel and thus there is newer code for
> txpower, turned on by default? or the code is just the same, and i can
> happily define RAW_TXPOWER_SETTING and recompile the kernel?

The latest version of the driver is included in the kernel tree. TX
power control is not working properly and as such, it is not enabled by
default (nor would I recommend it to be used for that matter).

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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