[ath9k-devel] Country code setting issue
Luis R. Rodriguez
mcgrof at gmail.com
Thu Dec 9 23:37:01 PST 2010
On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 9:47 PM, Peter Stuge <peter at stuge.se> wrote:
> Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
>> >> I have considered opening up a tool that lets you do this if we can
>> >> determine your country is not US or JP by using GeoClue. I already
>> >> had some initial glue code with geoclue for iw
>> > Great idea to add this to iw!
>> Patch was posted a while ago, but yeah I just have to rewrite it, but
>> Johannes also didn't seem too thrilled to have this as part of iw.
>> Perhaps its better to just have this as a separate app. Not sure.
> I think it would be fine to also have it in a separate app. Any way
> it can be released works for me!
> Can you give me a hint what to search for to find the patch? I found
> but it is just about setting regdomain from GeoClue. That's VERY
> different from writing the EEPROM, the only useful solution IMO.
Right. Like I said, baby steps, the trust worthiness of that hint is
not so accurate. We want to also use the master provider and then
request we want an accuracy within a country realm.
>> we wanted to have a solution for embedded to though and APs
>> neither have nor can get GPS devices on them and GeoClue is a bit
>> of bloat for embedded as well. So we'll likely have to find an
>> alternative solution for embedded.b
> Hmm, you have "runtime" config in mind, I was more thinking of an
> administrative tool that is run just once and never again, unless
> the device gets moved. Yes, it needs more administration.
Same here actually.
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