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Ticket #1964 (new defect)

Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 10 years ago

Diversity sysctl interface doesn't allow selection of 0th antenna

Reported by: madwifi1017@rivera.za.net Assigned to:
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: madwifi: other Version:
Keywords: Cc:
Patch is attached: 0 Pending:

Description

Noted with an AR5418 abgn part, on a MacBook, in reference to #1962

Environment: Ubuntu hardy/amd64. svn.madwifi.org/madwifi/trunk r3680

athstats reports

Antenna profile:
[0] tx      499 rx     3266

However, setting 0 for rxantenna or txantenna results in "auto" mode (as detailed here), rather than selection of the 0th antenna.

Change History

05/26/08 12:55:35 changed by foodoc

That's a HAL limitation... you have to wait until Atheros/Sam Leffler/Brainslayer are able to provide a new one.