[Olsr-users] Regarding 3+ radio mesh routing nodes
Thu Jun 7 12:44:42 CEST 2007
Which typical weights to do you put on eth0, eth1 and eth2, eth0 being
the ethernet, eth1 the 2.4Ghz radio and eth2 the 5Ghz radio?
If you could draw a schema of your whole installation, that would be nice too.
On 6/7/07, Aaron Kaplan <(spam-protected)> wrote:
> > My experience is that OLSR does reuse the same channel all the time,
> > even if you put another cable with another route which is faster if
> > you
> > put the routes by hand.
> OLSR is still basically hop count based but you can use the weights
> to make it prefer certain interfaces.
> As I said, we use 802.11a in addition. Especially the 802.11a
> bridges. This reduces the hop count
> and changes to a different freq (5GHz). So.. no interference between
> the 802.11b/g/ and the 802.11a links of course.
> > That's why I am trying to test Batman to see if it chooses the fastest
> > route in terms of throughput.
> > Aaron, if it works for you, I am interested to have your detailed
> > configuration.
> is this explanation sufficient?
> all the best,
> there's no place like 127.0.0.1
Benjamin Henrion <bhenrion at ffii.org>
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