open 80211s on XO 1.5

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Mon Nov 2 14:08:21 EST 2009

On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 8:02 PM, Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 18:02, Martin Langhoff <martin.langhoff at> wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 2, 2009 at 6:50 PM, Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at> wrote:
>>> Also, I think using salut is much worst in the mesh case than gabble?
>> I suspect so, but I have never measured it (or seen it measured).
> Sorry to be speaking from memory, but I think that it was mdns' use of
> multicast that caused the spectrum use go through the roof. I wouldn't
> expect that from gabble.

That'd make sense. If Salut uses mdns, that means that even on
802.11a/b/g it will saturate RF easily. Not as bad as on 802.11s, but

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