[Olsr-dev] Test the official Android Adhoc mode!

Hans-Christoph Steiner (spam-protected)
Thu May 2 17:45:46 CEST 2013

Bruno and others are making some serious progress in getting adhoc mode
officially supported in Android!  His code has been integrated into
CyanogenMod, and is ready for testing:

> -------- Original Message --------
> Date: Thu, 02 May 2013 16:20:11 +0100
> From: Bruno Randolf <(spam-protected)>
> The easiest way to test it is via the nightly builds of CyanogenMod 
> (http://get.cm/?type=nightly). Devices which have the kernel driver 
> support so far are:
> * Nexus S ("crespo")
> * Galaxy Nexus ("maguro")
> * Nexus 7 ("grouper")
> * Samsung Galaxy S, Samsung Captivate, Samsung Vibrant and Samsung 
> Fascinate ("aries")
> For many other popular Samsung devices (like Galaxy S3, Galaxy Tab 2, 
> etc..) the problem is that they use a different version of the bcmdhd 
> driver and our patch is not enough to add IBSS mode support. It would be 
> some work to port everything over, and this seems to be quite hard. I 
> don't have the devices, and I want to concentrate on the Nexus line and 
> AOSP inclusion anyways.
> BTW: Anyone knows about IBSS mode support in the WLAN driver ("WCNSS", 
> "prima") for the Nexus 4?
> I always try to document news and the current status of IBSS mode on 
> Android at: http://www.thinktube.com/android-tech/46-android-wifi-ibss
> bruno

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