[Haifux] [HAIFUX Lecture] Wireless in Linux - Rami Rosen

Orr Dunkelman orr.dunkelman at gmail.com
Fri Feb 13 23:24:10 MSK 2009

Next Monday, February 16th at 18:30, Haifux will gather to hear
Rami Rosen's presentation about

             Wireless in Linux


This lecture is a sequel to the Linux Kernel Networking lecture,
Advanced Linux Kernel Networking - Neighboring Subsystem; IPSec and
IPv6 in the Linux Kernel (Advanced Linux Kernel Networking).

    * Short history of Linux Wireless : fullmac and softmac.
    * Wireless Modes of operation: infrastructure mode, independent
mode (IBSS), and more.
    * The Linux Wireless stack (mac80211).
    * MLME (the management layer).
    * MLME operations: scanning, association.
    * RFmon. (monitor mode) and sniffing.
    * A short survey of recent development in Linux Wireless (WiMax,
iwlwifi, 80211.n, mesh networking, and more).


We meet in Taub building, room 6. For instructions see:

Attendance is free, and you are all invited!


Future lectures:

 2/3/09  Progreamming NXT using Open Source platforms
                                                Yaniv Aknin
16/3/09  Introduction to openmp         Orna Agmon Ben-Yehuda
30/3/09  openmp - from the developer's side
                                                Orna Agmon Ben-Yehuda
20/4/09  OpenCL Overview                 Ofer Rosenberg
 4/5/09  gdb in Greater Depth             Guy Keren
18/5/09  Compiling Effectively for Cell with GCC
                                                Revital Eres


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interested in, please contact us at webmaster at haifux.org

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