[Make-wifi-fast] New Realtek driver 802.11ax, with FQ-CoDel support!
dave.taht at gmail.com
Thu Nov 18 18:52:36 EST 2021
I am hoping I can finally retire my ath9k and ath10k chips by next
christmas. Apparently amd is leveraging the mediatek MT7921K chip.
On Tue, Oct 12, 2021 at 7:17 AM Toke Høiland-Jørgensen via
Make-wifi-fast <make-wifi-fast at lists.bufferbloat.net> wrote:
> Rich Brown <richb.hanover at gmail.com> writes:
> >> On Oct 9, 2021, at 12:00 PM, make-wifi-fast-request at lists.bufferbloat.net wrote:
> >> In the process of being upstreamed:
> >> https://email@example.com <https://firstname.lastname@example.org>
> >>> This driver named rtw89, which is the next generation of rtw88, supports
> >>> Realtek 8852AE 802.11ax 2x2 chip whose new features are OFDMA, DBCC,
> >>> Spatial reuse, TWT and BSS coloring; now some of them aren't implemented
> >>> though.
> > This is so cool! A couple questions:
> > 1) I have lost track: what drivers now incorporate FQ-CoDel?
> $ cd drivers/net/wireless && git grep -l wake_tx_queueath/ath10k/mac.c
> > 2) How can we talk about this in OpenWrt (and elsewhere...)?
> > - Is it correct/reasonable/sensible to say that the fq_codel wifi drivers are "good" while the others are "not-so-good"
> > - Does the presence of a chip/driver from 1) above indicate a more desirable device?
> > - Or is it more nuanced?
> For just the FQ-codel in driver support, yeah, I think it's fair to say
> that it's unambiguously "better".
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