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authorKristian Klausen <>2019-09-19 10:46:33 +0200
committerLubomir Rintel <>2019-09-20 12:57:16 +0200
commit24bbceed9badb74dcbfbba51fa2a2df5bf90558d (patch)
parentd4fd1ea4caadfc209fdddece7e1613b01a8709cc (diff)
wifi: roam more aggressively
-80dBm is a very weak signal and we should roam sooner. iwd[1] and iOS[2] default to -70dBm, Android[3] default to -73dBm. So lets change the roaming threshold to -70dBm. [1] [2] [3]
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/src/supplicant/nm-supplicant-config.c b/src/supplicant/nm-supplicant-config.c
index 7b0ad221e..31740730d 100644
--- a/src/supplicant/nm-supplicant-config.c
+++ b/src/supplicant/nm-supplicant-config.c
@@ -585,7 +585,7 @@ nm_supplicant_config_add_bgscan (NMSupplicantConfig *self,
* (b) since EAP/802.1x isn't used and thus there are fewer steps to fail
* during a roam, we can wait longer before scanning for roam candidates.
- bgscan = "simple:30:-80:86400";
+ bgscan = "simple:30:-70:86400";
/* If using WPA Enterprise or Dynamic WEP use a shorter bgscan interval on
* the assumption that this is a multi-AP ESS in which we want more reliable