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Ticket #2181 (new defect)

Opened 13 years ago

Last modified 13 years ago

imperfect wi fi signal detection

Reported by: hyrule@tiscali.it Assigned to:
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: madwifi: other Version:
Keywords: Cc:
Patch is attached: 0 Pending: 0

Description

Hardware: Acer Aspire One SO: Ubuntu 8.04.1

Madwifi version: madwifi-hal-0.10.5.6-r3875-20081105.tar.gz

lspci output:

03:00.0 Ethernet controller: Atheros Communications Inc. AR242x 802.11abg Wireless PCI Express Adapter (rev 01)

Bad detection of wi fi signal (permanently below 20%, instable connection, navigation is impossible). Acer Aspire One uses natively Linpus with his own drivers, wich have a perfect signal detection. Near the access point the signal detection is optimal (>90%). The problem came when the distance reaches about 8-9m (with Linpus, instead, there was no problems).

Change History

11/12/08 20:55:56 changed by anonymous

send me this drivers for my ubuntu wireless connection