Re: Question regarding SetTXPower element usage.
John Bicket <jbicket <at> amsterdam.lcs.mit.edu>
2004-12-01 16:34:34 GMT
Unfortunately there is no support for transmit power control in the
atheros hal currently, and it just disregards the power value.
Kishore Ramachandran [ramack <at> eden.rutgers.edu] wrote:
>I would like to use this element but I cannot find documentation for the
>same. Currently I am using it as follows:
>SetTXPower(POWER a) where a is a constant between 0 and 63 (I looked at
>the source code for this element and saw this range there).
>However, when I observe the RSSI using a signal analyzer, there seems to
>be no noticeable change. Am I using this correctly? Is there any
>documentation for the same? What does this range correspond to?
>My script (the one generated by madwifi-stripped/gen_config_ap.click with
>the addition of this one line for SetTXPower) installs without complaints
>and functions smoothly as well.
>On Mon, 29 Nov 2004, Beyers Cronje wrote:
>> Hi all,