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

PJBrs pjbrs at floorenpj.xs4all.nl
Fri Nov 2 21:47:29 AEDT 2012


On Wednesday 31 October 2012 17:37:43 Stanislaw Gruszka wrote:
> 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.ge
> > >neral&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...)

I now tried all suggested patches, but did not get the expected results. I 
will open a bug report today or tomorrow.

Thanks for all the suggestions, much appreciated!

PJ




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