[rt2x00-users] AP with rt3072 usb dongle--weak signal

Stanislaw Gruszka sgruszka at redhat.com
Thu Nov 1 03:37:43 AEDT 2012


On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 08:56:32AM +0100, PJBrs wrote:
> Andreas Hartmann wrote:
> >PJBrs wrote:
> >>On Monday 29 October 2012 11:08:45 Julien Massot wrote:
> >>>>Hi, I've bought a rt3072 internal USB module with the aim to use it as an
> >>>>AP. Link: http://www.delock.com/produkte/N_95905/merkmale.html. I can
> >>>>set it up and connect to it, but the signal is very weak.
> >>
> >
> >Did you verify if this patchset is already applied:
> >http://news.gmane.org/find-root.php?group=gmane.linux.kernel.wireless.general&article=98135
> 
> This patchset was not applied, so I downloaded 3.7-rc3 and applied
> all seven patches. There might be a little difference, I can still
> detect the AP from 5 meters distance now, but the performance is
> nowhere near to what would be expected.
> 
> Please let me know what other information I can provide to help
> debug this issue. Should I open a bug report?

There is also one other patch to try
http://marc.info/?l=linux-wireless&m=135115153306492&w=2

If it does not help, please open a bug report at bugzilla.kernel.org,
(provide steps to reproduce i.e. hostap config, etc...)

Stanislaw



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