[Cake] [Make-wifi-fast] Airtime fairness patch merged upstream, and the Turris Omnia debloated

Dave Taht dave.taht at gmail.com
Fri Dec 23 21:29:25 EST 2016

On Fri, Dec 23, 2016 at 6:18 PM, Aaron Wood <woody77 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 23, 2016 at 6:03 PM, Dave Taht <dave.taht at gmail.com> wrote:
>> The simplest way to verify if you have the airtime fairness stuff is
>> to look for a sysfs file named "airtime". The best way to test it is
>> to drive more than one wifi device over it simultaneously from a wired
>> link, and not through the ISP link.
> /sys/kernel/debug/ieee80211/phy[N]/ath9k/airtime_flags?

yep. there's also a per station one that only a parser could love. Example:


I'm getting on a plane to florida in a few hours, but I'm packing a
ubntlite with me (as a gift for mom). Sounds like no more debugging

It sounds like we are on the verge of breaking out the eggnog, and
raising a glass... (but I'd like a few more testers first - got a c7

A merry bloat-free christmas to all, and to all, a good firmware!

>> flent -H device1 -H device2 -H device1 -H device2 rtt_fair_up # example
>> What is your wifi client presently?
> Mid 2015 MacBook Pro, very short range (<10 feet).  My test bed is down for
> the evening, sadly.

Dave Täht
Let's go make home routers and wifi faster! With better software!

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