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[SOLVED] TP-Link TL-WN722N poor usb wifi performance

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Re: [SOLVED] TP-Link TL-WN722N poor usb wifi performance

#11 Post by dr-kart » Wed Dec 27, 2017 3:26 am

This is dongle related issue as I can see (ath9k_htc) with NM. And yes I tried with 4.13 kernel too. And had permanent problem that can be detected under heavy network load only. Going to try wicd...

Edit: ...wicd works fine too. No issues.

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Re: [SOLVED] TP-Link TL-WN722N poor usb wifi performance

#12 Post by Jerry3904 » Wed Dec 27, 2017 7:39 am

We have seen already a couple of problems with dongles, both wifi and bluetooth, come up. It seems to be something we need to look into more carefully--thanks for bringing your case up.
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Re: [SOLVED] TP-Link TL-WN722N poor usb wifi performance

#13 Post by Richard » Wed Dec 27, 2017 10:09 am

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