Re: Lot of jitters occur during Video streaming through HostAP

From: Jouni Malinen (
Date: 2002-08-24 16:57:04 UTC

On Wed, Aug 14, 2002 at 09:38:23AM +0530, Manjunathan PY wrote:

> The network configuration as follows :
> Source (i.e video streaming server ) is Dell PC with Pentium 1.4 Ghz on
> the wired network. While AP is the HostAP running on a Dell laptop with
> D-Link DWL 650 PCMCIA card. And the station is also a Dell PC WITHOUT
> HostAP driver , i.e. running as a normal mobile station (uses DLink 650
Which driver are you using with the station card? Are you sure it is not causing the problems with video playback?

> >>Have you tested video playback with the same station with another AP
> (i.e., one that does not use Host AP driver)?
> No!

Before doing any debugging with Host AP driver, I would really like to know that the same setup works with another AP. If not, the problem is probably in the station and not in Host AP driver..

> What do you mean by "starting modifying the code"?

Load the source code of the Host AP driver to a text editor and start optimizing it.. ;-)

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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