Bug 165543 - [ath] ath0 endless scanning of channels without connect - Atheros 9280
Summary: [ath] ath0 endless scanning of channels without connect - Atheros 9280
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: wireless (show other bugs)
Version: 10.0-CURRENT
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-wireless (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-02-29 02:50 UTC by Waitman Gobble
Modified: 2018-05-28 19:50 UTC (History)
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2012-02-29 02:50 UTC, Waitman Gobble
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Description Waitman Gobble 2012-02-29 02:50:11 UTC
Having issues connecting to AP. 

1) cannot seem to connect to 5GHz 11a network.
2) setting mode to 11g can connect to 2GHz eventually.

Fix: presently unknown

Patch attached with submission follows:
How-To-Repeat: ifconfig wlan0 create wlandev ath0 ssid BOOTAY
wpa_supplicant -B -i wlan0 -c /etc/wpa_supplicant-bootay.conf
ifconfig wlan0 mode 11g
ifconfig wlan0 inet netmask
ifconfig wlan0 up scan
route add default

attached log files related to ath0 in shar format
Comment 1 Mark Linimon freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2012-02-29 06:56:16 UTC
Responsible Changed
From-To: freebsd-bugs->freebsd-wireless

Over to maintainer(s).
Comment 2 Eitan Adler freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2018-05-28 19:50:32 UTC
batch change:

For bugs that match the following
-  Status Is In progress 
- Untouched since 2018-01-01.
- Affects Base System OR Documentation


Reset to open status.

I did a quick pass but if you are getting this email it might be worthwhile to double check to see if this bug ought to be closed.