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May
3
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
Long and short retries seem to help greatly, I'll see how stable it is and report back. Can you tell me what the number 21 means? Is it just the number of retries?
May
3
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
How would this be related? I can't send any 802.11 frames, at a lower level than IP addressing.
May
3
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
USB 2.0, being a Toshiba Satellite L755
May
3
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
Windows: Virtually endlessly (as in, hours of un-interrupted communication) vs a few seconds on Ubuntu. Reconnect gives a few more seconds. I'll try the clean disconnect later tomorrow as it is fairly late in my timezone
May
3
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
I've tried values as low as 64 (powers of 2), to no avail.
May
3
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
No, unfortunately the issue remains (the disconnect happens equally quickly). Can't let the bounty go to waste, though, so I'll award it if no other answers come in that work
Apr
30
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
Yes, that is the same hardware.
Apr
29
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
Thanks, I'll try as much of it as I can (It is illegal to transmit above 20dBi in the US without licenses that I do not have)
Apr
29
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
Alfa AWUS036H, which is a USB card fairly commonly used with Linux.
Apr
28
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
Can you explain what fixes, if any, exist in the newest version over rtl8187 in trusty repos? Edit: That package doesn't build for me.
Apr
27
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
@fossfreedom Added, thanks.
Apr
22
comment Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds
To whomever voted to close this as a bug report, what justification do you have for same? I'm not sure if the issue is on my side, and if it is not, I'd appreciate being told that directly.
Jan
15
comment How can I convert an ext4 partition to btrfs (or other file systems) without losing data?
@XavierT. I personally do not know this. It looks from a new version of the source that fstab would need to be modified and a valid FS driver existent at boot.
Nov
19
comment How can I fix broken sudo - sudo: parse error in /etc/sudoers near line 23?
@nafg Every configuration is different.
Nov
6
comment How can I convert an ext4 partition to btrfs (or other file systems) without losing data?
@bzero Yes, so long as the disk has at least 1 MB free.
Nov
2
comment Problem resuming after suspend
@Lucio Done.
Sep
13
comment How can I tell how long for Watchdog to wait to stop all processes?
I have a pretty strange process that needs up to a minute, which is obviously not a good time, but I can't fix that application.
Sep
4
comment How do I install and run a TFTP server?
@BЈовић This is somewhat of an old answer and I honestly do not know the procedure for 13.04.
Aug
21
comment MD5 hashing with salt length of 5
@Rinzwind Ubuntu/Linux/PAM's limit? AFAIK SHA512 can take any salt.
Aug
15
comment What does “Ctrl + Alt + F12” do?
No, my question is whether X.Org cuts off VTs at 12 or has keyboard-inaccessible ones past there available for software access.