#StackBounty: #drivers #nvidia #vulkan vulkaninfo problem with gt555

Bounty: 50

i have laptop with the NVidia gt555 and I’m trying to run vulkan under Ubuntu 16.04

using NVidia driver 375.66 (latest at the moment)
nvidia driver

when i run vulkaninfo i receive this error
enter image description here

help me to fix the issue pls


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#StackBounty: #16.04 #drivers #nvidia #xorg #display-resolution Duplicate screen on Nvidia not working

Bounty: 50

I have an issue with multi-screen on my new computer with Ubuntu 16.04.

My new computer is a Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming. http://www.dell.com/fr/p/inspiron-15-7567-laptop/pd?oc=cn56705&model_id=inspiron-15-7567-laptop

I install the proprietary driver for my nvidia graphic card

I can switch between my intel card and my nvidia card.

The problem is when I want to connect an other screen. First it is only work when the Nvidia card is selected not the intel one but fine maybe that normal.

But now with the Nvidia card all work grate in mirror mode but when I want to duplicate screen both displays are going to wrong resolution with no mouse control on my primary screen and strange mouse control on duplicate screen (can’t make correct screen shot but you can imagine what is a screen with a clompletly wrong resolution.

I have searched a lot for what going on and the only think I have found is that my built in screen have no settings in nvidia settings.

Like I can only post 2 link here is a link to all the screenshot :
http://imgur.com/a/LWytF

In this page I have found I see both configuration and not one :

help.ubuntu.com/community/NvidiaMultiMonitors (can’t put a link her sorry)

Do you have any idea of what is wrong with my computer ?

Other screen shot informations and Xorg.conf and Xorg.0.log:

Section "ServerLayout"
    Identifier "layout"
    Screen 0 "nvidia"
    Inactive "intel"
EndSection

Section "Device"
    Identifier "intel"
    Driver "modesetting"
    BusID "PCI:0@0:2:0"
    Option "AccelMethod" "None"
EndSection

Section "Screen"
    Identifier "intel"
    Device "intel"
EndSection

Section "Device"
    Identifier "nvidia"
    Driver "nvidia"
    BusID "PCI:1@0:0:0"
    Option "ConstrainCursor" "off"
EndSection

Section "Screen"
    Identifier "nvidia"
    Device "nvidia"
    Option "AllowEmptyInitialConfiguration" "on"
    Option "IgnoreDisplayDevices" "CRT"
EndSection

pastebin.com/D4ckLAY3 (can’t make a link sorry)


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#StackBounty: #linux #linux-kernel #drivers Trying to understand how Device Drivers work

Bounty: 100

I am trying to understand how Device Drivers work, based on what I know so far, a Device Driver is simply a “middle-man” between the Operating System and the Device. I have created the following diagram to show my understanding of Device Drivers:

enter image description here

Also, an Application cannot interact directly with a Device Driver, only the Operating System can do that (so for example, if an Application wants to print something, it “tells” the Operating System, and the Operating system tells the Device Driver).

Is my understanding correct? And is the concept of Device Drivers the same on Windows and macOS as it is on Linux?


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#StackBounty: #drivers #sound #virtualbox #pulseaudio #alsa Create audio path between Virtualboxes with snd-aloop

Bounty: 50

My goal is to send an audio signal from a Virtualbox and record it in a different Virtualbox. Both are running Ubuntu 16.04 and so is the host.

I thought that I could start snd-aloop in the host (index 2) and then tell one VB to use hw:2,1,1 to send audio and the VB2 use hw:2,0,1 to receive the audio.

In the VB settings, Audio I can choose “Host Audio Driver” and “Audio Controller”. I have selected “ALSA Audio Driver” but snd-aloop is not in the list of Audio Controllers.

Is what I’m trying to do a reasonable idea or am I going to get in trouble with different machines controlling the same audio card?

Can I achieve and audio path between Virtualboxes in any other way?


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#StackBounty: #12.04 #wireless #networking #drivers #atheros Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821…

Bounty: 50

I’m trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to physically reconnect the adapter to regain a connection). I know this is a common problem with this device, and I have tried everything I can think of to fix it, including using drivers from linux-backports; compiling and installing a custom firmware (following instructions on https://wiki.debian.org/ath9k_htc#fw-free) and (as a last resort) using ndiswrapper.

When using ndiswrapper, the wifi adapter is stable and operates in g mode at 54Mb/s (whilst when using the default ath9k_htc module, the adapter connects in n mode and the bit rate fluctuates constantly). Unfortunately, with this setup I have to run my processor using only one core, since using SMP with ndiswrapper causes a kernel oops on my system.

So I want to lock my bit rate to 54Mb/s (or less, if need be) for connection stability, using the ath9k_htc module.

I’ve tried ‘sudo iwconfig wlan0 rate 54M’; the command runs with no error but when I check the bit rate with ‘sudo iwlist wlan0 bitrate’ the command returns:

wlan0 unknown bit-rate information. 
          Current Bit Rate:78 Mb/s

Any ideas? Here’s some info (hopefully relevant) on my setup:

Xubuntu (12.04.3) 64bit (kernel 3.2.0-55.85-generic) using Network Manager. My Router is from Virgin Media, the VMDG480.

lshw -C network :

  *-network               
       description: Wireless interface 
       physical id: 1 
       bus info: usb@1:4 
       logical name: wlan0 
       serial: 74:ea:3a:8f:16:b6 
       capabilities: ethernet physical wireless 
       configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ath9k_htc driverversion=3.2.0-55 firmware=1.3 ip=192.168.0.9 link=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bgn
lsusb -v:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0cf3:7015 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
Device Descriptor: 
  bLength                18 
  bDescriptorType         1 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  idVendor           0x0cf3 Atheros Communications, Inc. 
  idProduct          0x7015 TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
  bcdDevice            2.02 
  iManufacturer          16 ATHEROS 
  iProduct               32 UB95 
  iSerial                48 12345 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
  Configuration Descriptor: 
    bLength                 9 
    bDescriptorType         2 
    wTotalLength           60 
    bNumInterfaces          1 
    bConfigurationValue     1 
    iConfiguration          0 
    bmAttributes         0x80 
      (Bus Powered) 
    MaxPower              500mA 
    Interface Descriptor: 
      bLength                 9 
      bDescriptorType         4 
      bInterfaceNumber        0 
      bAlternateSetting       0 
      bNumEndpoints           6 
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class 
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol      0 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x01  EP 1 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x83  EP 3 IN 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x04  EP 4 OUT 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x05  EP 5 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x06  EP 6 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
Device Qualifier (for other device speed): 
  bLength                10 
  bDescriptorType         6 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
Device Status:     0x0000 
  (Bus Powered)
iwlist wlan0 scanning:

wlan0     Scan completed : 
          Cell 01 - Address: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D 
                    Channel:1 
                    Frequency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1) 
                    Quality=37/70  Signal level=-73 dBm  
                    Encryption key:on 
                    ESSID:"my essid" 
                    Bit Rates:1 Mb/s; 2 Mb/s; 5.5 Mb/s; 11 Mb/s; 18 Mb/s 
                              24 Mb/s; 36 Mb/s; 54 Mb/s 
                    Bit Rates:6 Mb/s; 9 Mb/s; 12 Mb/s; 48 Mb/s 
                    Mode:Master 
                    Extra:tsf=00000070cca77186 
                    Extra: Last beacon: 5588ms ago 
                    IE: Unknown: 0007756E69636F726E 
                    IE: Unknown: 010882848B962430486C 
                    IE: Unknown: 030101 
                    IE: Unknown: 2A0100 
                    IE: Unknown: 2F0100 
                    IE: IEEE 802.11i/WPA2 Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: 32040C121860 
                    IE: Unknown: 2D1AFC181BFFFF000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: 3D1601080400000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: DD7E0050F204104A0001101044000102103B00010310470010F99C335D7BAC57FB00137DFA79600220102100074E657467656172102300074E6574676561721024000631323334353610420007303030303030311054000800060050F20400011011000743473331303144100800022008103C0001011049000600372A000120 
                    IE: Unknown: DD090010180203F02C0000 
                    IE: WPA Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: DD180050F2020101800003A4000027A4000042435E0062322F00
iwconfig:

lo        no wireless extensions. 

wlan0     IEEE 802.11bgn  ESSID:"my essid"  
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.412 GHz  Access Point: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D   
          Bit Rate=78 Mb/s   Tx-Power=20 dBm   
          Retry  long limit:7   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off 
          Power Management:off 
          Link Quality=36/70  Signal level=-74 dBm  
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0 
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0,


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#StackBounty: #12.04 #wireless #networking #drivers #atheros Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821…

Bounty: 50

I’m trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to physically reconnect the adapter to regain a connection). I know this is a common problem with this device, and I have tried everything I can think of to fix it, including using drivers from linux-backports; compiling and installing a custom firmware (following instructions on https://wiki.debian.org/ath9k_htc#fw-free) and (as a last resort) using ndiswrapper.

When using ndiswrapper, the wifi adapter is stable and operates in g mode at 54Mb/s (whilst when using the default ath9k_htc module, the adapter connects in n mode and the bit rate fluctuates constantly). Unfortunately, with this setup I have to run my processor using only one core, since using SMP with ndiswrapper causes a kernel oops on my system.

So I want to lock my bit rate to 54Mb/s (or less, if need be) for connection stability, using the ath9k_htc module.

I’ve tried ‘sudo iwconfig wlan0 rate 54M’; the command runs with no error but when I check the bit rate with ‘sudo iwlist wlan0 bitrate’ the command returns:

wlan0 unknown bit-rate information. 
          Current Bit Rate:78 Mb/s

Any ideas? Here’s some info (hopefully relevant) on my setup:

Xubuntu (12.04.3) 64bit (kernel 3.2.0-55.85-generic) using Network Manager. My Router is from Virgin Media, the VMDG480.

lshw -C network :

  *-network               
       description: Wireless interface 
       physical id: 1 
       bus info: usb@1:4 
       logical name: wlan0 
       serial: 74:ea:3a:8f:16:b6 
       capabilities: ethernet physical wireless 
       configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ath9k_htc driverversion=3.2.0-55 firmware=1.3 ip=192.168.0.9 link=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bgn
lsusb -v:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0cf3:7015 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
Device Descriptor: 
  bLength                18 
  bDescriptorType         1 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  idVendor           0x0cf3 Atheros Communications, Inc. 
  idProduct          0x7015 TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
  bcdDevice            2.02 
  iManufacturer          16 ATHEROS 
  iProduct               32 UB95 
  iSerial                48 12345 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
  Configuration Descriptor: 
    bLength                 9 
    bDescriptorType         2 
    wTotalLength           60 
    bNumInterfaces          1 
    bConfigurationValue     1 
    iConfiguration          0 
    bmAttributes         0x80 
      (Bus Powered) 
    MaxPower              500mA 
    Interface Descriptor: 
      bLength                 9 
      bDescriptorType         4 
      bInterfaceNumber        0 
      bAlternateSetting       0 
      bNumEndpoints           6 
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class 
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol      0 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x01  EP 1 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x83  EP 3 IN 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x04  EP 4 OUT 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x05  EP 5 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x06  EP 6 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
Device Qualifier (for other device speed): 
  bLength                10 
  bDescriptorType         6 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
Device Status:     0x0000 
  (Bus Powered)
iwlist wlan0 scanning:

wlan0     Scan completed : 
          Cell 01 - Address: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D 
                    Channel:1 
                    Frequency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1) 
                    Quality=37/70  Signal level=-73 dBm  
                    Encryption key:on 
                    ESSID:"my essid" 
                    Bit Rates:1 Mb/s; 2 Mb/s; 5.5 Mb/s; 11 Mb/s; 18 Mb/s 
                              24 Mb/s; 36 Mb/s; 54 Mb/s 
                    Bit Rates:6 Mb/s; 9 Mb/s; 12 Mb/s; 48 Mb/s 
                    Mode:Master 
                    Extra:tsf=00000070cca77186 
                    Extra: Last beacon: 5588ms ago 
                    IE: Unknown: 0007756E69636F726E 
                    IE: Unknown: 010882848B962430486C 
                    IE: Unknown: 030101 
                    IE: Unknown: 2A0100 
                    IE: Unknown: 2F0100 
                    IE: IEEE 802.11i/WPA2 Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: 32040C121860 
                    IE: Unknown: 2D1AFC181BFFFF000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: 3D1601080400000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: DD7E0050F204104A0001101044000102103B00010310470010F99C335D7BAC57FB00137DFA79600220102100074E657467656172102300074E6574676561721024000631323334353610420007303030303030311054000800060050F20400011011000743473331303144100800022008103C0001011049000600372A000120 
                    IE: Unknown: DD090010180203F02C0000 
                    IE: WPA Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: DD180050F2020101800003A4000027A4000042435E0062322F00
iwconfig:

lo        no wireless extensions. 

wlan0     IEEE 802.11bgn  ESSID:"my essid"  
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.412 GHz  Access Point: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D   
          Bit Rate=78 Mb/s   Tx-Power=20 dBm   
          Retry  long limit:7   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off 
          Power Management:off 
          Link Quality=36/70  Signal level=-74 dBm  
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0 
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0,


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#StackBounty: #12.04 #wireless #networking #drivers #atheros Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821…

Bounty: 50

I’m trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to physically reconnect the adapter to regain a connection). I know this is a common problem with this device, and I have tried everything I can think of to fix it, including using drivers from linux-backports; compiling and installing a custom firmware (following instructions on https://wiki.debian.org/ath9k_htc#fw-free) and (as a last resort) using ndiswrapper.

When using ndiswrapper, the wifi adapter is stable and operates in g mode at 54Mb/s (whilst when using the default ath9k_htc module, the adapter connects in n mode and the bit rate fluctuates constantly). Unfortunately, with this setup I have to run my processor using only one core, since using SMP with ndiswrapper causes a kernel oops on my system.

So I want to lock my bit rate to 54Mb/s (or less, if need be) for connection stability, using the ath9k_htc module.

I’ve tried ‘sudo iwconfig wlan0 rate 54M’; the command runs with no error but when I check the bit rate with ‘sudo iwlist wlan0 bitrate’ the command returns:

wlan0 unknown bit-rate information. 
          Current Bit Rate:78 Mb/s

Any ideas? Here’s some info (hopefully relevant) on my setup:

Xubuntu (12.04.3) 64bit (kernel 3.2.0-55.85-generic) using Network Manager. My Router is from Virgin Media, the VMDG480.

lshw -C network :

  *-network               
       description: Wireless interface 
       physical id: 1 
       bus info: usb@1:4 
       logical name: wlan0 
       serial: 74:ea:3a:8f:16:b6 
       capabilities: ethernet physical wireless 
       configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ath9k_htc driverversion=3.2.0-55 firmware=1.3 ip=192.168.0.9 link=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bgn
lsusb -v:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0cf3:7015 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
Device Descriptor: 
  bLength                18 
  bDescriptorType         1 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  idVendor           0x0cf3 Atheros Communications, Inc. 
  idProduct          0x7015 TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
  bcdDevice            2.02 
  iManufacturer          16 ATHEROS 
  iProduct               32 UB95 
  iSerial                48 12345 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
  Configuration Descriptor: 
    bLength                 9 
    bDescriptorType         2 
    wTotalLength           60 
    bNumInterfaces          1 
    bConfigurationValue     1 
    iConfiguration          0 
    bmAttributes         0x80 
      (Bus Powered) 
    MaxPower              500mA 
    Interface Descriptor: 
      bLength                 9 
      bDescriptorType         4 
      bInterfaceNumber        0 
      bAlternateSetting       0 
      bNumEndpoints           6 
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class 
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol      0 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x01  EP 1 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x83  EP 3 IN 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x04  EP 4 OUT 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x05  EP 5 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x06  EP 6 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
Device Qualifier (for other device speed): 
  bLength                10 
  bDescriptorType         6 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
Device Status:     0x0000 
  (Bus Powered)
iwlist wlan0 scanning:

wlan0     Scan completed : 
          Cell 01 - Address: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D 
                    Channel:1 
                    Frequency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1) 
                    Quality=37/70  Signal level=-73 dBm  
                    Encryption key:on 
                    ESSID:"my essid" 
                    Bit Rates:1 Mb/s; 2 Mb/s; 5.5 Mb/s; 11 Mb/s; 18 Mb/s 
                              24 Mb/s; 36 Mb/s; 54 Mb/s 
                    Bit Rates:6 Mb/s; 9 Mb/s; 12 Mb/s; 48 Mb/s 
                    Mode:Master 
                    Extra:tsf=00000070cca77186 
                    Extra: Last beacon: 5588ms ago 
                    IE: Unknown: 0007756E69636F726E 
                    IE: Unknown: 010882848B962430486C 
                    IE: Unknown: 030101 
                    IE: Unknown: 2A0100 
                    IE: Unknown: 2F0100 
                    IE: IEEE 802.11i/WPA2 Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: 32040C121860 
                    IE: Unknown: 2D1AFC181BFFFF000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: 3D1601080400000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: DD7E0050F204104A0001101044000102103B00010310470010F99C335D7BAC57FB00137DFA79600220102100074E657467656172102300074E6574676561721024000631323334353610420007303030303030311054000800060050F20400011011000743473331303144100800022008103C0001011049000600372A000120 
                    IE: Unknown: DD090010180203F02C0000 
                    IE: WPA Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: DD180050F2020101800003A4000027A4000042435E0062322F00
iwconfig:

lo        no wireless extensions. 

wlan0     IEEE 802.11bgn  ESSID:"my essid"  
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.412 GHz  Access Point: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D   
          Bit Rate=78 Mb/s   Tx-Power=20 dBm   
          Retry  long limit:7   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off 
          Power Management:off 
          Link Quality=36/70  Signal level=-74 dBm  
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0 
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0,


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#StackBounty: #12.04 #wireless #networking #drivers #atheros Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821…

Bounty: 50

I’m trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to physically reconnect the adapter to regain a connection). I know this is a common problem with this device, and I have tried everything I can think of to fix it, including using drivers from linux-backports; compiling and installing a custom firmware (following instructions on https://wiki.debian.org/ath9k_htc#fw-free) and (as a last resort) using ndiswrapper.

When using ndiswrapper, the wifi adapter is stable and operates in g mode at 54Mb/s (whilst when using the default ath9k_htc module, the adapter connects in n mode and the bit rate fluctuates constantly). Unfortunately, with this setup I have to run my processor using only one core, since using SMP with ndiswrapper causes a kernel oops on my system.

So I want to lock my bit rate to 54Mb/s (or less, if need be) for connection stability, using the ath9k_htc module.

I’ve tried ‘sudo iwconfig wlan0 rate 54M’; the command runs with no error but when I check the bit rate with ‘sudo iwlist wlan0 bitrate’ the command returns:

wlan0 unknown bit-rate information. 
          Current Bit Rate:78 Mb/s

Any ideas? Here’s some info (hopefully relevant) on my setup:

Xubuntu (12.04.3) 64bit (kernel 3.2.0-55.85-generic) using Network Manager. My Router is from Virgin Media, the VMDG480.

lshw -C network :

  *-network               
       description: Wireless interface 
       physical id: 1 
       bus info: usb@1:4 
       logical name: wlan0 
       serial: 74:ea:3a:8f:16:b6 
       capabilities: ethernet physical wireless 
       configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ath9k_htc driverversion=3.2.0-55 firmware=1.3 ip=192.168.0.9 link=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bgn
lsusb -v:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0cf3:7015 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
Device Descriptor: 
  bLength                18 
  bDescriptorType         1 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  idVendor           0x0cf3 Atheros Communications, Inc. 
  idProduct          0x7015 TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
  bcdDevice            2.02 
  iManufacturer          16 ATHEROS 
  iProduct               32 UB95 
  iSerial                48 12345 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
  Configuration Descriptor: 
    bLength                 9 
    bDescriptorType         2 
    wTotalLength           60 
    bNumInterfaces          1 
    bConfigurationValue     1 
    iConfiguration          0 
    bmAttributes         0x80 
      (Bus Powered) 
    MaxPower              500mA 
    Interface Descriptor: 
      bLength                 9 
      bDescriptorType         4 
      bInterfaceNumber        0 
      bAlternateSetting       0 
      bNumEndpoints           6 
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class 
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol      0 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x01  EP 1 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x83  EP 3 IN 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x04  EP 4 OUT 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x05  EP 5 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x06  EP 6 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
Device Qualifier (for other device speed): 
  bLength                10 
  bDescriptorType         6 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
Device Status:     0x0000 
  (Bus Powered)
iwlist wlan0 scanning:

wlan0     Scan completed : 
          Cell 01 - Address: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D 
                    Channel:1 
                    Frequency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1) 
                    Quality=37/70  Signal level=-73 dBm  
                    Encryption key:on 
                    ESSID:"my essid" 
                    Bit Rates:1 Mb/s; 2 Mb/s; 5.5 Mb/s; 11 Mb/s; 18 Mb/s 
                              24 Mb/s; 36 Mb/s; 54 Mb/s 
                    Bit Rates:6 Mb/s; 9 Mb/s; 12 Mb/s; 48 Mb/s 
                    Mode:Master 
                    Extra:tsf=00000070cca77186 
                    Extra: Last beacon: 5588ms ago 
                    IE: Unknown: 0007756E69636F726E 
                    IE: Unknown: 010882848B962430486C 
                    IE: Unknown: 030101 
                    IE: Unknown: 2A0100 
                    IE: Unknown: 2F0100 
                    IE: IEEE 802.11i/WPA2 Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: 32040C121860 
                    IE: Unknown: 2D1AFC181BFFFF000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: 3D1601080400000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: DD7E0050F204104A0001101044000102103B00010310470010F99C335D7BAC57FB00137DFA79600220102100074E657467656172102300074E6574676561721024000631323334353610420007303030303030311054000800060050F20400011011000743473331303144100800022008103C0001011049000600372A000120 
                    IE: Unknown: DD090010180203F02C0000 
                    IE: WPA Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: DD180050F2020101800003A4000027A4000042435E0062322F00
iwconfig:

lo        no wireless extensions. 

wlan0     IEEE 802.11bgn  ESSID:"my essid"  
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.412 GHz  Access Point: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D   
          Bit Rate=78 Mb/s   Tx-Power=20 dBm   
          Retry  long limit:7   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off 
          Power Management:off 
          Link Quality=36/70  Signal level=-74 dBm  
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0 
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0,


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#StackBounty: #12.04 #wireless #networking #drivers #atheros Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821…

Bounty: 50

I’m trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to physically reconnect the adapter to regain a connection). I know this is a common problem with this device, and I have tried everything I can think of to fix it, including using drivers from linux-backports; compiling and installing a custom firmware (following instructions on https://wiki.debian.org/ath9k_htc#fw-free) and (as a last resort) using ndiswrapper.

When using ndiswrapper, the wifi adapter is stable and operates in g mode at 54Mb/s (whilst when using the default ath9k_htc module, the adapter connects in n mode and the bit rate fluctuates constantly). Unfortunately, with this setup I have to run my processor using only one core, since using SMP with ndiswrapper causes a kernel oops on my system.

So I want to lock my bit rate to 54Mb/s (or less, if need be) for connection stability, using the ath9k_htc module.

I’ve tried ‘sudo iwconfig wlan0 rate 54M’; the command runs with no error but when I check the bit rate with ‘sudo iwlist wlan0 bitrate’ the command returns:

wlan0 unknown bit-rate information. 
          Current Bit Rate:78 Mb/s

Any ideas? Here’s some info (hopefully relevant) on my setup:

Xubuntu (12.04.3) 64bit (kernel 3.2.0-55.85-generic) using Network Manager. My Router is from Virgin Media, the VMDG480.

lshw -C network :

  *-network               
       description: Wireless interface 
       physical id: 1 
       bus info: usb@1:4 
       logical name: wlan0 
       serial: 74:ea:3a:8f:16:b6 
       capabilities: ethernet physical wireless 
       configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ath9k_htc driverversion=3.2.0-55 firmware=1.3 ip=192.168.0.9 link=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bgn
lsusb -v:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0cf3:7015 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
Device Descriptor: 
  bLength                18 
  bDescriptorType         1 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  idVendor           0x0cf3 Atheros Communications, Inc. 
  idProduct          0x7015 TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
  bcdDevice            2.02 
  iManufacturer          16 ATHEROS 
  iProduct               32 UB95 
  iSerial                48 12345 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
  Configuration Descriptor: 
    bLength                 9 
    bDescriptorType         2 
    wTotalLength           60 
    bNumInterfaces          1 
    bConfigurationValue     1 
    iConfiguration          0 
    bmAttributes         0x80 
      (Bus Powered) 
    MaxPower              500mA 
    Interface Descriptor: 
      bLength                 9 
      bDescriptorType         4 
      bInterfaceNumber        0 
      bAlternateSetting       0 
      bNumEndpoints           6 
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class 
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol      0 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x01  EP 1 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x83  EP 3 IN 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x04  EP 4 OUT 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x05  EP 5 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x06  EP 6 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
Device Qualifier (for other device speed): 
  bLength                10 
  bDescriptorType         6 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
Device Status:     0x0000 
  (Bus Powered)
iwlist wlan0 scanning:

wlan0     Scan completed : 
          Cell 01 - Address: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D 
                    Channel:1 
                    Frequency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1) 
                    Quality=37/70  Signal level=-73 dBm  
                    Encryption key:on 
                    ESSID:"my essid" 
                    Bit Rates:1 Mb/s; 2 Mb/s; 5.5 Mb/s; 11 Mb/s; 18 Mb/s 
                              24 Mb/s; 36 Mb/s; 54 Mb/s 
                    Bit Rates:6 Mb/s; 9 Mb/s; 12 Mb/s; 48 Mb/s 
                    Mode:Master 
                    Extra:tsf=00000070cca77186 
                    Extra: Last beacon: 5588ms ago 
                    IE: Unknown: 0007756E69636F726E 
                    IE: Unknown: 010882848B962430486C 
                    IE: Unknown: 030101 
                    IE: Unknown: 2A0100 
                    IE: Unknown: 2F0100 
                    IE: IEEE 802.11i/WPA2 Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: 32040C121860 
                    IE: Unknown: 2D1AFC181BFFFF000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: 3D1601080400000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: DD7E0050F204104A0001101044000102103B00010310470010F99C335D7BAC57FB00137DFA79600220102100074E657467656172102300074E6574676561721024000631323334353610420007303030303030311054000800060050F20400011011000743473331303144100800022008103C0001011049000600372A000120 
                    IE: Unknown: DD090010180203F02C0000 
                    IE: WPA Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: DD180050F2020101800003A4000027A4000042435E0062322F00
iwconfig:

lo        no wireless extensions. 

wlan0     IEEE 802.11bgn  ESSID:"my essid"  
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.412 GHz  Access Point: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D   
          Bit Rate=78 Mb/s   Tx-Power=20 dBm   
          Retry  long limit:7   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off 
          Power Management:off 
          Link Quality=36/70  Signal level=-74 dBm  
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0 
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0,


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#StackBounty: #12.04 #wireless #networking #drivers #atheros Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821…

Bounty: 50

I’m trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to physically reconnect the adapter to regain a connection). I know this is a common problem with this device, and I have tried everything I can think of to fix it, including using drivers from linux-backports; compiling and installing a custom firmware (following instructions on https://wiki.debian.org/ath9k_htc#fw-free) and (as a last resort) using ndiswrapper.

When using ndiswrapper, the wifi adapter is stable and operates in g mode at 54Mb/s (whilst when using the default ath9k_htc module, the adapter connects in n mode and the bit rate fluctuates constantly). Unfortunately, with this setup I have to run my processor using only one core, since using SMP with ndiswrapper causes a kernel oops on my system.

So I want to lock my bit rate to 54Mb/s (or less, if need be) for connection stability, using the ath9k_htc module.

I’ve tried ‘sudo iwconfig wlan0 rate 54M’; the command runs with no error but when I check the bit rate with ‘sudo iwlist wlan0 bitrate’ the command returns:

wlan0 unknown bit-rate information. 
          Current Bit Rate:78 Mb/s

Any ideas? Here’s some info (hopefully relevant) on my setup:

Xubuntu (12.04.3) 64bit (kernel 3.2.0-55.85-generic) using Network Manager. My Router is from Virgin Media, the VMDG480.

lshw -C network :

  *-network               
       description: Wireless interface 
       physical id: 1 
       bus info: usb@1:4 
       logical name: wlan0 
       serial: 74:ea:3a:8f:16:b6 
       capabilities: ethernet physical wireless 
       configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ath9k_htc driverversion=3.2.0-55 firmware=1.3 ip=192.168.0.9 link=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bgn
lsusb -v:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0cf3:7015 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
Device Descriptor: 
  bLength                18 
  bDescriptorType         1 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  idVendor           0x0cf3 Atheros Communications, Inc. 
  idProduct          0x7015 TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287] 
  bcdDevice            2.02 
  iManufacturer          16 ATHEROS 
  iProduct               32 UB95 
  iSerial                48 12345 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
  Configuration Descriptor: 
    bLength                 9 
    bDescriptorType         2 
    wTotalLength           60 
    bNumInterfaces          1 
    bConfigurationValue     1 
    iConfiguration          0 
    bmAttributes         0x80 
      (Bus Powered) 
    MaxPower              500mA 
    Interface Descriptor: 
      bLength                 9 
      bDescriptorType         4 
      bInterfaceNumber        0 
      bAlternateSetting       0 
      bNumEndpoints           6 
      bInterfaceClass       255 Vendor Specific Class 
      bInterfaceSubClass      0 
      bInterfaceProtocol      0 
      iInterface              0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x01  EP 1 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x82  EP 2 IN 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x83  EP 3 IN 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x04  EP 4 OUT 
        bmAttributes            3 
          Transfer Type            Interrupt 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0040  1x 64 bytes 
        bInterval               1 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x05  EP 5 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
      Endpoint Descriptor: 
        bLength                 7 
        bDescriptorType         5 
        bEndpointAddress     0x06  EP 6 OUT 
        bmAttributes            2 
          Transfer Type            Bulk 
          Synch Type               None 
          Usage Type               Data 
        wMaxPacketSize     0x0200  1x 512 bytes 
        bInterval               0 
Device Qualifier (for other device speed): 
  bLength                10 
  bDescriptorType         6 
  bcdUSB               2.00 
  bDeviceClass          255 Vendor Specific Class 
  bDeviceSubClass       255 Vendor Specific Subclass 
  bDeviceProtocol       255 Vendor Specific Protocol 
  bMaxPacketSize0        64 
  bNumConfigurations      1 
Device Status:     0x0000 
  (Bus Powered)
iwlist wlan0 scanning:

wlan0     Scan completed : 
          Cell 01 - Address: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D 
                    Channel:1 
                    Frequency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1) 
                    Quality=37/70  Signal level=-73 dBm  
                    Encryption key:on 
                    ESSID:"my essid" 
                    Bit Rates:1 Mb/s; 2 Mb/s; 5.5 Mb/s; 11 Mb/s; 18 Mb/s 
                              24 Mb/s; 36 Mb/s; 54 Mb/s 
                    Bit Rates:6 Mb/s; 9 Mb/s; 12 Mb/s; 48 Mb/s 
                    Mode:Master 
                    Extra:tsf=00000070cca77186 
                    Extra: Last beacon: 5588ms ago 
                    IE: Unknown: 0007756E69636F726E 
                    IE: Unknown: 010882848B962430486C 
                    IE: Unknown: 030101 
                    IE: Unknown: 2A0100 
                    IE: Unknown: 2F0100 
                    IE: IEEE 802.11i/WPA2 Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: 32040C121860 
                    IE: Unknown: 2D1AFC181BFFFF000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: 3D1601080400000000000000000000000000000000000000 
                    IE: Unknown: DD7E0050F204104A0001101044000102103B00010310470010F99C335D7BAC57FB00137DFA79600220102100074E657467656172102300074E6574676561721024000631323334353610420007303030303030311054000800060050F20400011011000743473331303144100800022008103C0001011049000600372A000120 
                    IE: Unknown: DD090010180203F02C0000 
                    IE: WPA Version 1 
                        Group Cipher : TKIP 
                        Pairwise Ciphers (2) : CCMP TKIP 
                        Authentication Suites (1) : PSK 
                    IE: Unknown: DD180050F2020101800003A4000027A4000042435E0062322F00
iwconfig:

lo        no wireless extensions. 

wlan0     IEEE 802.11bgn  ESSID:"my essid"  
          Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.412 GHz  Access Point: C4:3D:C7:3A:1F:5D   
          Bit Rate=78 Mb/s   Tx-Power=20 dBm   
          Retry  long limit:7   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off 
          Power Management:off 
          Link Quality=36/70  Signal level=-74 dBm  
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0 
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0,


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