[rt2x00-users] RT3070 support in rt2800usb driver?
js at sig21.net
Wed Sep 22 08:16:52 UTC 2010
On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 08:24:16AM +0200, Helmut Schaa wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 6:29 PM, Johannes Stezenbach <js at sig21.net> wrote:
> > On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 02:42:48PM +0200, Johannes Stezenbach wrote:
> > I went ahead and tried stable compat-wireless-2.6.36-rc3-1
> > with a 2.6.32 kernel, and it seems that it works
> > in station, ibss and AP modes.
> Nice ;)
> > However, so far my testing
> > was only very brief. I would be very grateful for some
> > status update from the developers point of view, especially
> > regarding stability, known issues etc.
> At least AP mode won't be 100% accurate due to the inability of the device to do
> proper multi- and broadcast buffering for powersaving stations (the PCI variants
> don't have this problem). Not sure about the general level of support
> for RT3070.
This inability is a hardware limitation, not a driver issue, right?
And is the result dropped multi/broadcast packets or higher power
consumption of the stations?
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