[Olsr-dev] Question about link quality values

Henning Rogge (spam-protected)
Wed Jan 23 14:09:39 CET 2008

On Jan 23, 2008 2:00 PM, sebastian sauer <(spam-protected)> wrote:
> Hi,
> ACK, this is not only "supposed" to be, but already per definitionem.
> link quality == good packets / ( good packets + lost packets )
ok, I just wanted to be sure... ;)
> as stated a while ago, the current olsrd linkquality concept is
> voodoo magic, but not sound theory ;)
I will post a small patch for a "moving exponential aging"
implementation for ETX later... it will get rid of part of the Voodoo
and get rid of a buffer overflow that happens with LQ window sizes >


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