the minstrel rate control algorithm (and the others onoe, sample etc)
will set the number of retries for you. It is an error to set the
number of retries manually when you have a rate control algorithm in
If you have set a fixed rate to use,
and then set the number of retries,
the error may simple be a message asking you to ifdown/ifup the card to
enact a reset of the card.
On Fri, 5 Feb 2010, abhijeet bhorkar wrote:
> How to set and find the number of retries for a packet.
> In my case iwconfig ath0 rety 5 is giving the error.
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