[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] comgt: add ncm proto support

John Crispin blogic at openwrt.org
Thu Oct 9 09:53:43 EDT 2014

On 09/10/2014 14:58, Bjørn Mork wrote:
> John Crispin <blogic at openwrt.org> writes:
>> ok, i am currently bumping some targets to v3.17. lets assume it
>> is broken for < 3.16 and hope 3.17 works.
>> NCM seems to be broken by design and only a container as each
>> dongle apparently uses its own AT magic. at least between
>> Motorola, Sony and Huawei they are totally different.
> Yes, the lack of a standardized management protocol is one of the
> NCM shortcomings which were solved by MBIM (which started out as
> "NCM 2.0").
>> personally i have been using mbim since i wrote umbim and it just
>> works :)
> Good to hear :-)
>> thanks for the insight, lets hope it works after the kernel bump
> It should at least allow us to try out a few things on the fly
> without having to rebuild the driver.
> One thing I forgot to mention is that you can completely disable
> the padding in v3.16+ by setting "min_tx_pkt" >= "tx_max".  And
> these settings can be changed while the modem is actively in use 
> (i.e. connected).

ok will try, we should add some uci magic like "option padding 0/1"

i am currently using a vodafone k5105 which is a huawei rebrand. at
150 euro its very expensive. any other good ones ?
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