[Server-devel] [UKids] "XO-1 classrooms" don't reliably connect to many/most Wifi AP's

Kevin Gordon Gmail kgordon420 at gmail.com
Sun Feb 9 18:33:52 EST 2014

Potentially silly question. Once the xo-1 ‎is successfully attached to an AP, does the mesh beaconing on those three channels on that box then potentially stop?

I had my twelve xo -1s successfully attach to an AP, and run internet reliably, concurrently  . Powering up a virgin non-ap attached xo-1 is when I saw issues.

Nota bene, I did no collaboration testing.


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  Original Message  
From: James Cameron
Sent: Sunday, February 9, 2014 18:23
To: T Gillett
Cc: server-devel; Bernie Innocenti; Adam Holt; Devel's in the Details; xsce-devel; Community Support Volunteers -- who help respond to help AT laptop.org; Unleash Kids!
Subject: Re: [UKids] "XO-1 classrooms" don't reliably connect to many/most Wifi AP's

On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 08:36:15AM +1000, T Gillett wrote:
> Even when using the routers that 'Passed' our initial ten XO-1 test,
> I can see that the XO monitoring the beacon times is being disturbed
> by the presence of even a single XO-1 running mesh.

Yes, same here.

> As soon as this XO boots, the beacon times blow out on the
> monitoring XO.

You mean the last beacon time shown in the scan results? Yes, this
demonstrates the underlying fault well; that the scan results for the
access point are being lost.

James Cameron

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