I have seen the exact same phenomena this afternoon and evening.
I am starting to get paranoid. Is there a vengeful person out there who
wants us to stop reading mail and listen to the WG meetings? Is there a
bit pattern that someone is broadcasting on purpose that causes this
It is not working. It is just making everybody play with their network
settings all the time! Even less attention is going to the WG meetings!
On Wed, 12 Nov 2003 21:15:35 -0800
Randall Gellens <randy(_at_)qualcomm(_dot_)com> wrote:
randy> I have been consistently unable to maintain a connection for more
randy> than a very few minutes, usually not even long enough to establish a
randy> VPN tunnel and fetch one message. The 802.11 coverage comes and
randy> goes; the APs seem to vanish and I see nothing for a while,
randy> eventually the network comes back but only briefly. This has been
randy> the case in every session I've attended, as well as tonight's
randy> plenary. It doesn't seem to matter if the room is crowded or empty,
randy> or where I sit.
randy> I have attempted to only select the 'ietf58' network, but often the
randy> network vanishes and there are no networks visible; other times the
randy> only visible "network" is an ad-hoc calling itself 'ietf58'.
randy> Randall Gellens
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