9. Radio Commands

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get radio and set radio commands
This chapter describes commands that can be used to view and set radio information.

9.1 get radio

Summary of get radio commands

Command Description
all, wlan0, wlan1 a-mpdu Display enable/disable transmit AMPDU aggregation
ap-detection Display whether AP detection is enabled
beacon-interval Display Beacon Interval
channel Display the Channel in use
channel-policy Display the Channel selection policy
client-rssi-threshold Display the Client RSSI Threshold
description Display the description
detail * Get all properties *
dot11d Display whether 802.11d regulatory domain support is enabled
dot11h Display whether 802.11h support is enabled
dtim-period Display Delivery Traffic Information Map period
fixed-multicast-rate Display Fixed Multicast rate for band
fragmentation-threshold Display Minimum packet size at which fragmentation is used
legacy-buf-limit Display the percent in tx-queue for b/g client
max-stations Display the Maximum number of stations
min-multicast-rate Display the Fixed Multicast rate for band
mode Display the Wireless mode
n-bandwidth Display the 802.11n channel bandwidth capacity (20/40)
n-primary-channel Display the 802.11n Primary channel location (upper/lower)
name Display the name of the instance only
protection Display the Protection mode for ?g? and ?n? modes (auto/off)
rate-limit Display the Broadcast/multicast rate limit (packets per second)
rate-limit-burst Display the Broadcast/multicast rate limit burst (packets per second)
rate-limit-enable Display Whether broadcast/multicast rate limiting is enabled
rts-threshold Display the Minimum packet size at which Request-To-Send is used
short-guard-interval-supported Display the Enable 80211.n ?short guard interval? support? (no/yes)
spatial-stream Display the transmit and receive chainmask values
static-channel Display the Channel to use when channel-policy is static
station-isolation Display Whether stations are isolated from each other
status Display the Administrative status
stbc-mode Display Enable/Disable Space Time Block Code (STBC) Mode (on/off)
tx-power Display Transmit power
wlan-util Display Wireless LAN utilization

9.1.1 get radio a-mpdu

Function: Display enable/disable transmit AMPDU aggregation.
Command: get radio a-mpdu
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 a-mpdu
on

9.1.2 get radio ap-detection

Function: Display whether AP detection is enabled.
Command: get radio ap-detection
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 ap-detection
on

9.1.3 get radio beacon-interval

Function: Display beacon interval.
Command: get radio beacon-interval
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 beacon-interval
100

9.1.4 get radio channel

Function: Display the channel in use.
Command: get radio channel
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 channel
11

9.1.5 get radio channel-policy

Function: Display the channel selection policy.
Command: get radio channel-policy
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 channel-policy
best

9.1.6 get radio client-rssi-threshold

Function: Display the client RSSI Threshold.
Command: get radio client-rssi-threshold
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 client-rssi-threshold
0

9.1.7 get radio description

Function: Display the description.
Command: get radio description
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 description
IEEE 802.11g

9.1.8 get radio detail

Function: Display details.
Command: get radio detail
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 detail
Property                        Value
--------------------------------------------
description                     IEEE 802.11g
channel-policy                  best
status                          up
mode                            bg-n
dot11h                          on
dot11d                          up
static-channel                  6
channel                         11
tx-power                        100
client-rssi-threshold           0
beacon-interval                 100
rts-threshold                   2346
fragmentation-threshold         2346
ap-detection                    on
n-bandwidth                     20
n-primary-channel               lower
protection                      auto
short-guard-interval-supported  yes
stbc-mode                       on
station-isolation               off
rate-limit-enable               off
rate-limit                      50
rate-limit-burst                75
wlan-util
fixed-multicast-rate            auto
min-multicast-rate              1
max-stations                    200
dtim-period                     1
legacy-buf-limit                100
a-mpdu                          on
spatial-stream                  2

9.1.9 get radio dot11d

Function: Display whether 802.11d regulatory domain support is enabled.
Command: get radio dot11d
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 dot11d
up

9.1.10 get radio dot11h

Function: Display whether 802.11h support is enabled.
Command: get radio dot11h
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 dot11h
on

9.1.11 get radio dtim-period

Function: Display delivery traffic information map period.
Command: get radio dtim-period
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 dtim-period
1

9.1.12 get radio fixed-multicast-rate

Function: Display Fixed Multicast rate for band.
Command: get radio fixed-multicast-rate
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 fixed-multicast-rate
auto

9.1.13 get radio fragmentation-threshold

Function: Display minimum packet size at which fragmentation is used.
Command: get radio fragmentation-threshold
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 fragmentation-threshold
2346

9.1.14 get radio legacy-buf-limit

Function: Display the percent in tx-queue for the b/g client.
Command: get radio legacy-buf-limit
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 legacy-buf-limit
100

9.1.15 get radio max-stations

Function: Display the maximum number of stations.
Command: get radio max-stations
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 max-stations
200

9.1.16 get radio min-multicast-rate

Function: Display the fixed multicast rate for band.
Command: get radio min-multicast-rate
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 min-multicast-rate
1

9.1.17 get radio mode

Function: Display the wireless mode.
Command: get radio mode
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 mode
bg-n

9.1.18 get radio n-bandwidth

Function: Display the 802.11n channel bandwidth capacity (20/40).
Command: get radio n-bandwidth
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 n-bandwidth
20

9.1.19 get radio n-primary-channel

Function: Display the 802.11n Primary channel location (upper/lower).
Command: get radio n-primary-channel
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 n-primary-channel
lower

9.1.20 get radio name

Function: Display the name of the instance only.
Command: get radio name
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 name
wlan0

9.1.21 get radio protection

Function: Display the protection mode for ?g? and ?n? modes (auto/off).
Command: get radio protection
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 protection
auto

9.1.22 get radio rate-limit

Function: Display the broadcast/multicast rate limit (packets per second).
Command: get radio rate-limit
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 rate-limit
50

9.1.23 get radio rate-limit-burst

Function: Display the broadcast/multicast rate limit burst (packets per second).
Command: get radio rate-limit-burst
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 rate-limit-burst
75

9.1.24 get radio rate-limit-enable

Function: Display whether broadcast/multicast rate limiting is enabled.
Command: get radio rate-limit-enable
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 rate-limit-enable
off

9.1.25 get radio rts-threshold

Function: Display the minimum packet size at which Request-To-Send is used.
Command: get radio rts-threshold
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 rts-threshold
2346

9.1.26 get radio short-guard-interval-supported

Function: Display the enable 80211.n ?short guard interval? support? (no/yes)
Command: get radio short-guard-interval-supported
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 short-guard-interval-supported
yes

9.1.27 get radio spatial-stream

Function: Display the transmit and receive chainmask values.
Command: get radio spatial-stream
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 spatial-stream
2

9.1.28 get radio static-channel

Function: Display the channel to use when channel-policy is static.
Command: get radio static-channel
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 static-channel
6

9.1.29 get radio station-isolation

Function: Display whether stations are isolated from each other.
Command: get radio station-isolation
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 station-isolation
off

9.1.30 get radio status

Function: Display administrative status.
Command: get radio status
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 status
up

9.1.31 get radio stbc-mode

Function: Display enable/disable Space Time Block Code (STBC) Mode (on/off).
Command: get radio stbc-mode
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 stbc-mode
on

9.1.32 get radio tx-power

Function: Display transmit power.
Command: get radio tx-power
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 tx-power
100

9.1.33 get radio wlan-util

Function: Display wireless LAN utilization.
Command: get radio wlan-util
Example:

ARC2000MAP# get radio wlan0 wlan-util

 


9.2 set radio

Summary of set radio commands:

Command Description
all, wlan0, wlan1 a-mpdu Set enable/disable transmit AMPDU aggregation
ap-detection Set whether AP detection is enabled
beacon-interval Set Beacon Interval
channel-policy Set Channel selection policy
client-rssi-threshold Set Client RSSI Threshold
dot11d Set whether 802.11d regulatory domain support is enabled
dot11h Set whether 802.11h support is enabled
dtim-period Set Delivery Traffic Information Map period
fixed-multicast-rate Set Fixed Multicast rate for band
fragmentation-threshold Set the Minimum packet size at which fragmentation is used
legacy-buf-limit Set the percent in tx-queue for b/g client
max-stations Set the Maximum number of stations
min-multicast-rate Set the Fixed Multicast rate for band
mode Set the Wireless mode
n-bandwidth Set the 802.11n channel bandwidth capacity (20/40)
n-primary-channel Set the 802.11n Primary channel location (upper/lower)
protection Set the Protection mode for ?g? and ?n? modes (auto/off)
rate-limit Set the Broadcast/multicast rate limit (packets per second)
rate-limit-burst Set the Broadcast/multicast rate limit burst (packets per second)
rate-limit-enable Set whether broadcast/multicast rate limiting is enabled
rts-threshold Set the Minimum packet size at which Request-To-Send is used
short-guard-interval-supported Set the Enable 80211.n ?short guard interval? support? (no/yes)
spatial-stream Set the set the transmit and recevie chainmask values
static-channel Set the Channel to use when channel-policy is static
station-isolation Set whether stations are isolated from each other
status Set the Administrative status
stbc-mode Set the Enable/Disable Space Time Block Code (STBC) Mode (on/off)
tx-power Set the Transmit power

9.2.1 set radio a-mpdu

Function: Set enable/disable transmit AMPDU aggregation. Valid values: ?on? or ?off?.
Command: set radio a-mpdu
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 a-mpdu on

9.2.2 set radio ap-detection

Function: Set whether AP detection is enabled. Valid values: ?on? or ?off?.
Command: set radio ap-detection
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 ap-detection on

9.2.3 set radio beacon-interval

Function: Set beacon interval. Valid values: [40,2000].
Command: set radio beacon-interval
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 beacon-interval 100

9.2.4 set radio channel-policy

Function: Set channel selection policy. Valid values: ?static?: use static-channel; ?best?: select the best channel.
Command: set radio channel-policy
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 channel-policy best

9.2.5 set radio client-rssi-threshold

Function: Set client RSSI threshold. Valid value: [0,100].
Command: set radio client-rssi-threshold
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 client-rssi-threshold 0

9.2.6 set radio dot11d

Function: Set whether 802.11d regulatory domain support is enabled. Valid values: ?up? or ?down?.
Command: set radio dot11d
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 dot11d up

9.2.7 set radio dot11h

Function: Set whether 802.11h support is enabled. Valid values: ?on? or ?off?.
Command: set radio dot11h
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 dot11h on

9.2.8 set radio dtim-period

Function: Set delivery traffic information map period. Valid values: [1,255].
Command: set radio dtim-period
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 dtim-period 1

9.2.9 set radio fixed-multicast-rate

Function: Set fixed multicast rate for band. Valid values: ?auto?, ?a? mode, ?a-n? mode, ?n-only-a? mode: 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54. Other mode: 1,2,5.5,6,9,11,12,18,24,36,48,54.
Command: set radio fixed-multicast-rate
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 fixed-multicast-rate auto

9.2.10 set radio fragmentation-threshold

Function: Set the minimum packet size at which fragmentation is used. Valid values: [256,2346].
Command: set radio fragmentation-threshold
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 fragmentation-threshold 2346

9.2.11 set radio legacy-buf-limit

Function: Set the percent in tx-queue for b/g client. Valid values: [0,100].
Command: set radio legacy-buf-limit
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 legacy-buf-limit 100

9.2.12 set radio max-stations

Function: Set the maximum number of stations. Valid values: [0,256].
Command: set radio max-stations
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 max-stations 200

9.2.13 set radio min-multicast-rate

Function: Set the mixed Multicast rate for band. Valid values: ?a? mode, ?a-n? mode, ?n-only-a?. Mode: 6,9,12,18,24,36,48,54. Other mode: 1,2,5.5,6,9,11,12,18,24,36,48,54.
Command: set radio min-multicast-rate
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 min-multicast-rate 1

9.2.14 set radio mode

Function: Set the wireless mode. Valid values: wlan1:?a?,?a-n?,?n-only-a? and
wlan0:?b?,?g?,?bg?,?bg-n?,?n-only-g?.
Command: set radio mode
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 mode bg-n

9.2.15 set radio n-bandwidth

Function: Set the 802.11n channel bandwidth capacity (20/40). Valid values: ?20?,?40?,?20/40?.
Command: set radio n-bandwidth
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 n-bandwidth 20

9.2.16 set radio n-primary-channel

Function: Set the 802.11n Primary channel location (upper/lower). Valid values: ?upper? or ?lower?.
Command: set radio n-primary-channel
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 n-primary-channel lower

9.2.17 set radio protection

Function: Set the protection mode for ?g? and ?n? modes (auto/off). Valid values: ?auto? or ?off?.
Command: set radio protection
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 protection auto

9.2.18 set radio rate-limit

Function: Set the broadcast/multicast rate limit (packets per second). Valid values: [1,50].
Command: set radio rate-limit
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 rate-limit 50

9.2.19 set radio rate-limit-burst

Function: Set the broadcast/multicast rate limit burst (packets per second). Valid values: [1,75].
Command: set radio rate-limit-burst
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 rate-limit-burst 75

9.2.20 set radio rate-limit-enable

Function: Set whether broadcast/multicast rate limiting is enabled. Valid values: ?on? or ?off?.
Command: set radio rate-limit-enable
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 rate-limit-enable off

9.2.21 set radio rts-threshold

Function: Set the minimum packet size at which Request-To-Send is used. Valid values: [256,2346].
Command: set radio rts-threshold
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 rts-threshold 2346

9.2.22 set radio short-guard-interval-supported

Function: Enable 80211.n ?short guard interval? support? (no/yes). Valid values: ?yes? or ?no?.
Command: set radio short-guard-interval-supported
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 short-guard-interval-supported yes

9.2.23 set radio spatial-stream

Function: Set the transmit and recevie chainmask values. Valid values: [1,2].
Command: set radio spatial-stream
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 spatial-stream 2

9.2.24 set radio static-channel

Function: Set the channel to use when channel-policy is static. Valid values: Depends on system.country and radio.mode. All channels are positive integers.
Command: set radio static-channel
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 static-channel 6

9.2.25 set radio station-isolation

Function: Set whether stations are isolated from each other. Valid values: ?on? or ?off?.
Command: set radio station-isolation
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 station-isolation off

9.2.26 set radio status

Function: Set the radio status.
Command: set radio status
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 status up

9.2.27 set radio stbc-mode

Function: Set enable/disable Space Time Block Code (STBC) Mode (on/off). Valid values: ?on? or ?off?.
Command: set radio stbc-mode
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 stbc-mode on

9.2.28 set radio tx-power

Function: Set transmit power. Valid values: a percentage: [1,100].
Command: set radio tx-power
Example:

ARC2000MAP# set radio wlan0 tx-power 100

 


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