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ns3::AarfWifiManager Class Reference

AARF Rate control algorithmThis class implements the AARF rate control algorithm which was initially described in IEEE 802.11 Rate Adaptation: A Practical Approach, by M. More...

#include "aarf-wifi-manager.h"

+ Inheritance diagram for ns3::AarfWifiManager:
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Public Member Functions

 AarfWifiManager ()
 
virtual ~AarfWifiManager ()
 
void SetHeSupported (bool enable)
 Enable or disable HE capability support. More...
 
void SetHtSupported (bool enable)
 Enable or disable HT capability support. More...
 
void SetVhtSupported (bool enable)
 Enable or disable VHT capability support. More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager
 WifiRemoteStationManager ()
 
virtual ~WifiRemoteStationManager ()
 
void AddAllSupportedMcs (Mac48Address address)
 Invoked in a STA or AP to store all of the MCS supported by a destination which is also supported locally. More...
 
void AddAllSupportedModes (Mac48Address address)
 Invoked in a STA or AP to store all of the modes supported by a destination which is also supported locally. More...
 
void AddBasicMcs (WifiMode mcs)
 Add a given Modulation and Coding Scheme (MCS) index to the set of basic MCS. More...
 
void AddBasicMode (WifiMode mode)
 Invoked in a STA upon association to store the set of rates which belong to the BSSBasicRateSet of the associated AP and which are supported locally. More...
 
void AddStationHeCapabilities (Mac48Address from, HeCapabilities hecapabilities)
 Records HE capabilities of the remote station. More...
 
void AddStationHtCapabilities (Mac48Address from, HtCapabilities htcapabilities)
 Records HT capabilities of the remote station. More...
 
void AddStationVhtCapabilities (Mac48Address from, VhtCapabilities vhtcapabilities)
 Records VHT capabilities of the remote station. More...
 
void AddSupportedErpSlotTime (Mac48Address address, bool isShortSlotTimeSupported)
 Record whether the short ERP slot time is supported by the station. More...
 
void AddSupportedMcs (Mac48Address address, WifiMode mcs)
 Record the MCS index supported by the station. More...
 
void AddSupportedMode (Mac48Address address, WifiMode mode)
 Invoked in a STA or AP to store the set of modes supported by a destination which is also supported locally. More...
 
void AddSupportedPlcpPreamble (Mac48Address address, bool isShortPreambleSupported)
 Record whether the short PLCP preamble is supported by the station. More...
 
WifiTxVector DoGetCtsToSelfTxVector (void)
 Since CTS-to-self parameters are not dependent on the station, it is implemented in wifiremote station manager. More...
 
WifiTxVector GetAckTxVector (Mac48Address address, WifiMode dataMode)
 
WifiMode GetBasicMcs (uint8_t i) const
 Return the MCS at the given list index. More...
 
WifiMode GetBasicMode (uint8_t i) const
 Return a basic mode from the set of basic modes. More...
 
WifiTxVector GetBlockAckTxVector (Mac48Address address, WifiMode dataMode)
 
uint16_t GetChannelWidthSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return the channel width supported by the station. More...
 
WifiTxVector GetCtsToSelfTxVector (const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet)
 
WifiTxVector GetCtsTxVector (Mac48Address address, WifiMode rtsMode)
 
WifiTxVector GetDataTxVector (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet)
 
WifiMode GetDefaultMcs (void) const
 Return the default Modulation and Coding Scheme (MCS) index. More...
 
WifiMode GetDefaultMode (void) const
 Return the default transmission mode. More...
 
uint8_t GetDefaultTxPowerLevel (void) const
 
uint32_t GetFragmentationThreshold (void) const
 Return the fragmentation threshold. More...
 
uint32_t GetFragmentOffset (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet, uint32_t fragmentNumber)
 
uint32_t GetFragmentSize (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet, uint32_t fragmentNumber)
 
bool GetGreenfieldSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station supports Greenfield or not. More...
 
bool GetHtSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station supports HT or not. More...
 
WifiRemoteStationInfo GetInfo (Mac48Address address)
 
uint8_t GetMaxNumberOfTransmitStreams (void)
 
uint8_t GetNBasicMcs (void) const
 Return the number of basic MCS index. More...
 
uint8_t GetNBasicModes (void) const
 Return the number of basic modes we support. More...
 
uint8_t GetNMcsSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return the number of MCS supported by the station. More...
 
uint32_t GetNNonErpBasicModes (void) const
 Return the number of non-ERP basic modes we support. More...
 
WifiMode GetNonErpBasicMode (uint8_t i) const
 Return a basic mode from the set of basic modes that is not an ERP mode. More...
 
WifiMode GetNonUnicastMode (void) const
 Return a mode for non-unicast packets. More...
 
uint8_t GetNumberOfAntennas (void)
 
uint8_t GetNumberOfSupportedStreams (Mac48Address address) const
 Return the number of spatial streams supported by the station. More...
 
bool GetQosSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the given station is QoS capable. More...
 
bool GetRifsPermitted (void) const
 Return whether the device can use RIFS. More...
 
WifiTxVector GetRtsTxVector (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet)
 
bool GetShortGuardInterval (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station supports HT/VHT short guard interval. More...
 
bool GetShortPreambleEnabled (void) const
 Return whether the device uses short PLCP preambles. More...
 
bool GetShortPreambleSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station supports short PLCP preamble or not. More...
 
bool GetShortSlotTimeEnabled (void) const
 Return whether the device uses short slot time. More...
 
bool GetShortSlotTimeSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station supports short ERP slot time or not. More...
 
bool GetUseGreenfieldProtection (void) const
 Return whether protection for stations that do not support HT greenfield format is enabled. More...
 
bool GetUseNonErpProtection (void) const
 Return whether the device supports protection of non-ERP stations. More...
 
bool GetUseNonHtProtection (void) const
 Return whether the device supports protection of non-HT stations. More...
 
bool GetVhtSupported (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station supports VHT or not. More...
 
bool HasHeSupported (void) const
 Return whether the device has HE capability support enabled. More...
 
bool HasHtSupported (void) const
 Return whether the device has HT capability support enabled. More...
 
bool HasPcfSupported (void) const
 Return whether the device has PCF capability support enabled. More...
 
bool HasVhtSupported (void) const
 Return whether the device has VHT capability support enabled. More...
 
bool IsAssociated (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station associated. More...
 
bool IsBrandNew (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether the station state is brand new. More...
 
bool IsLastFragment (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet, uint32_t fragmentNumber)
 
bool IsWaitAssocTxOk (Mac48Address address) const
 Return whether we are waiting for an ACK for the association response we sent. More...
 
bool NeedCtsToSelf (WifiTxVector txVector)
 Return if we need to do Cts-to-self before sending a DATA. More...
 
bool NeedFragmentation (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet)
 
bool NeedRetransmission (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet)
 
bool NeedRts (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet, WifiTxVector txVector)
 
void PrepareForQueue (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, Ptr< const Packet > packet)
 
void RecordDisassociated (Mac48Address address)
 Records that the STA was disassociated. More...
 
void RecordGotAssocTxFailed (Mac48Address address)
 Records that we missed an ACK for the association response we sent. More...
 
void RecordGotAssocTxOk (Mac48Address address)
 Records that we got an ACK for the association response we sent. More...
 
void RecordWaitAssocTxOk (Mac48Address address)
 Records that we are waiting for an ACK for the association response we sent. More...
 
void RemoveAllSupportedMcs (Mac48Address address)
 Invoked in a STA or AP to delete all of the supported MCS by a destination. More...
 
void ReportAmpduTxStatus (Mac48Address address, uint8_t tid, uint8_t nSuccessfulMpdus, uint8_t nFailedMpdus, double rxSnr, double dataSnr)
 Typically called per A-MPDU, either when a Block ACK was successfully received or when a BlockAckTimeout has elapsed. More...
 
void ReportDataFailed (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header)
 Should be invoked whenever the AckTimeout associated to a transmission attempt expires. More...
 
void ReportDataOk (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, double ackSnr, WifiMode ackMode, double dataSnr)
 Should be invoked whenever we receive the Ack associated to a data packet we just sent. More...
 
void ReportFinalDataFailed (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header)
 Should be invoked after calling ReportDataFailed if NeedRetransmission returns false. More...
 
void ReportFinalRtsFailed (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header)
 Should be invoked after calling ReportRtsFailed if NeedRetransmission returns false. More...
 
void ReportRtsFailed (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header)
 Should be invoked whenever the RtsTimeout associated to a transmission attempt expires. More...
 
void ReportRtsOk (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, double ctsSnr, WifiMode ctsMode, double rtsSnr)
 Should be invoked whenever we receive the Cts associated to an RTS we just sent. More...
 
void ReportRxOk (Mac48Address address, const WifiMacHeader *header, double rxSnr, WifiMode txMode)
 
void Reset (void)
 Reset the station, invoked in a STA upon dis-association or in an AP upon reboot. More...
 
void SetDefaultTxPowerLevel (uint8_t txPower)
 Set the default transmission power level. More...
 
void SetFragmentationThreshold (uint32_t threshold)
 Sets a fragmentation threshold. More...
 
void SetMaxSlrc (uint32_t maxSlrc)
 Sets the maximum STA long retry count (SLRC). More...
 
void SetMaxSsrc (uint32_t maxSsrc)
 Sets the maximum STA short retry count (SSRC). More...
 
virtual void SetPcfSupported (bool enable)
 Enable or disable PCF capability support. More...
 
void SetQosSupport (Mac48Address from, bool qosSupported)
 Records QoS support of the remote station. More...
 
void SetRifsPermitted (bool allow)
 Permit or prohibit RIFS. More...
 
void SetRtsCtsThreshold (uint32_t threshold)
 Sets the RTS threshold. More...
 
void SetShortPreambleEnabled (bool enable)
 Enable or disable short PLCP preambles. More...
 
void SetShortSlotTimeEnabled (bool enable)
 Enable or disable short slot time. More...
 
virtual void SetupMac (const Ptr< WifiMac > mac)
 Set up MAC associated with this device since it is the object that knows the full set of timing parameters (e.g. More...
 
virtual void SetupPhy (const Ptr< WifiPhy > phy)
 Set up PHY associated with this device since it is the object that knows the full set of transmit rates that are supported. More...
 
void SetUseGreenfieldProtection (bool enable)
 Enable or disable protection for stations that do not support HT greenfield format. More...
 
void SetUseNonErpProtection (bool enable)
 Enable or disable protection for non-ERP stations. More...
 
void SetUseNonHtProtection (bool enable)
 Enable or disable protection for non-HT stations. More...
 
void UpdateFragmentationThreshold (void)
 Typically called to update the fragmentation threshold at the start of a new transmission. More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from ns3::Object
 Object ()
 Constructor. More...
 
virtual ~Object ()
 Destructor. More...
 
void AggregateObject (Ptr< Object > other)
 Aggregate two Objects together. More...
 
void Dispose (void)
 Dispose of this Object. More...
 
AggregateIterator GetAggregateIterator (void) const
 Get an iterator to the Objects aggregated to this one. More...
 
virtual TypeId GetInstanceTypeId (void) const
 Get the most derived TypeId for this Object. More...
 
template<typename T >
Ptr< T > GetObject (void) const
 Get a pointer to the requested aggregated Object. More...
 
template<typename T >
Ptr< T > GetObject (TypeId tid) const
 Get a pointer to the requested aggregated Object by TypeId. More...
 
void Initialize (void)
 Invoke DoInitialize on all Objects aggregated to this one. More...
 
bool IsInitialized (void) const
 Check if the object has been initialized. More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from ns3::SimpleRefCount< Object, ObjectBase, ObjectDeleter >
 SimpleRefCount ()
 Default constructor. More...
 
 SimpleRefCount (const SimpleRefCount &o)
 Copy constructor. More...
 
uint32_t GetReferenceCount (void) const
 Get the reference count of the object. More...
 
SimpleRefCountoperator= (const SimpleRefCount &o)
 Assignment operator. More...
 
void Ref (void) const
 Increment the reference count. More...
 
void Unref (void) const
 Decrement the reference count. More...
 
- Public Member Functions inherited from ns3::ObjectBase
virtual ~ObjectBase ()
 Virtual destructor. More...
 
void GetAttribute (std::string name, AttributeValue &value) const
 Get the value of an attribute, raising fatal errors if unsuccessful. More...
 
bool GetAttributeFailSafe (std::string name, AttributeValue &value) const
 Get the value of an attribute without raising erros. More...
 
void SetAttribute (std::string name, const AttributeValue &value)
 Set a single attribute, raising fatal errors if unsuccessful. More...
 
bool SetAttributeFailSafe (std::string name, const AttributeValue &value)
 Set a single attribute without raising errors. More...
 
bool TraceConnect (std::string name, std::string context, const CallbackBase &cb)
 Connect a TraceSource to a Callback with a context. More...
 
bool TraceConnectWithoutContext (std::string name, const CallbackBase &cb)
 Connect a TraceSource to a Callback without a context. More...
 
bool TraceDisconnect (std::string name, std::string context, const CallbackBase &cb)
 Disconnect from a TraceSource a Callback previously connected with a context. More...
 
bool TraceDisconnectWithoutContext (std::string name, const CallbackBase &cb)
 Disconnect from a TraceSource a Callback previously connected without a context. More...
 

Static Public Member Functions

static TypeId GetTypeId (void)
 Get the type ID. More...
 
- Static Public Member Functions inherited from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager
static TypeId GetTypeId (void)
 Get the type ID. More...
 
- Static Public Member Functions inherited from ns3::Object
static TypeId GetTypeId (void)
 Register this type. More...
 
- Static Public Member Functions inherited from ns3::ObjectBase
static TypeId GetTypeId (void)
 Get the type ID. More...
 

Private Member Functions

WifiRemoteStationDoCreateStation (void) const
 
WifiTxVector DoGetDataTxVector (WifiRemoteStation *station)
 
WifiTxVector DoGetRtsTxVector (WifiRemoteStation *station)
 
void DoReportDataFailed (WifiRemoteStation *station)
 It is important to realize that "recovery" mode starts after failure of the first transmission after a rate increase and ends at the first successful transmission. More...
 
void DoReportDataOk (WifiRemoteStation *station, double ackSnr, WifiMode ackMode, double dataSnr)
 This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class. More...
 
void DoReportFinalDataFailed (WifiRemoteStation *station)
 This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class. More...
 
void DoReportFinalRtsFailed (WifiRemoteStation *station)
 This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class. More...
 
void DoReportRtsFailed (WifiRemoteStation *station)
 This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class. More...
 
void DoReportRtsOk (WifiRemoteStation *station, double ctsSnr, WifiMode ctsMode, double rtsSnr)
 This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class. More...
 
void DoReportRxOk (WifiRemoteStation *station, double rxSnr, WifiMode txMode)
 This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class. More...
 
bool IsLowLatency (void) const
 

Private Attributes

TracedValue< uint64_t > m_currentRate
 Trace rate changes. More...
 
uint32_t m_maxSuccessThreshold
 maximum success threshold More...
 
uint32_t m_minSuccessThreshold
 minimum success threshold More...
 
uint32_t m_minTimerThreshold
 minimum timer threshold More...
 
double m_successK
 Multiplication factor for the success threshold. More...
 
double m_timerK
 Multiplication factor for the timer threshold. More...
 

Additional Inherited Members

- Public Types inherited from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager
typedef void(* PowerChangeTracedCallback) (double oldPower, double newPower, Mac48Address remoteAddress)
 TracedCallback signature for power change events. More...
 
enum  ProtectionMode { RTS_CTS, CTS_TO_SELF }
 ProtectionMode enumeration. More...
 
typedef void(* RateChangeTracedCallback) (DataRate oldRate, DataRate newRate, Mac48Address remoteAddress)
 TracedCallback signature for rate change events. More...
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager
virtual void DoDispose (void)
 Destructor implementation. More...
 
Mac48Address GetAddress (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return the address of the station. More...
 
bool GetAggregation (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return whether the given station supports A-MPDU. More...
 
uint16_t GetChannelWidth (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return the channel width supported by the station. More...
 
bool GetGreenfield (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return whether the station supports Greenfield or not. More...
 
uint16_t GetGuardInterval (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return the HE guard interval duration supported by the station. More...
 
bool GetHeSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return whether the given station is HE capable. More...
 
bool GetHtSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return whether the given station is HT capable. More...
 
Ptr< WifiMacGetMac (void) const
 Return the WifiMac. More...
 
WifiMode GetMcsSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station, uint8_t i) const
 Return the WifiMode supported by the specified station at the specified index. More...
 
uint8_t GetNess (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 
uint8_t GetNMcsSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return the number of MCS supported by the given station. More...
 
uint32_t GetNNonErpSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return the number of non-ERP modes supported by the given station. More...
 
WifiMode GetNonErpSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station, uint8_t i) const
 Return whether non-ERP mode associated with the specified station at the specified index. More...
 
uint8_t GetNSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return the number of modes supported by the given station. More...
 
uint8_t GetNumberOfSupportedStreams (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return the number of supported streams the station has. More...
 
Ptr< WifiPhyGetPhy (void) const
 Return the WifiPhy. More...
 
WifiPreamble GetPreambleForTransmission (WifiMode mode, Mac48Address dest)
 Return the preamble to be used for the transmission. More...
 
bool GetQosSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return whether the given station is QoS capable. More...
 
bool GetShortGuardInterval (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return whether the given station supports HT/VHT short guard interval. More...
 
WifiMode GetSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station, uint8_t i) const
 Return whether mode associated with the specified station at the specified index. More...
 
bool GetVhtSupported (const WifiRemoteStation *station) const
 Return whether the given station is VHT capable. More...
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from ns3::Object
 Object (const Object &o)
 Copy an Object. More...
 
virtual void DoInitialize (void)
 Initialize() implementation. More...
 
virtual void NotifyNewAggregate (void)
 Notify all Objects aggregated to this one of a new Object being aggregated. More...
 
- Protected Member Functions inherited from ns3::ObjectBase
void ConstructSelf (const AttributeConstructionList &attributes)
 Complete construction of ObjectBase; invoked by derived classes. More...
 
virtual void NotifyConstructionCompleted (void)
 Notifier called once the ObjectBase is fully constructed. More...
 
- Static Protected Member Functions inherited from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager
static uint16_t GetChannelWidthForTransmission (WifiMode mode, uint16_t maxSupportedChannelWidth)
 Return the channel width that corresponds to the selected mode (instead of letting the PHY's default channel width). More...
 

Detailed Description

AARF Rate control algorithm

This class implements the AARF rate control algorithm which was initially described in IEEE 802.11 Rate Adaptation: A Practical Approach, by M.

Lacage, M.H. Manshaei, and T. Turletti.

This RAA does not support HT, VHT nor HE modes and will error exit if the user tries to configure this RAA with a Wi-Fi MAC that has VhtSupported, HtSupported or HeSupported set.

Config Paths

ns3::AarfWifiManager is accessible through the following paths with Config::Set and Config::Connect:

  • "/NodeList/[i]/DeviceList/[i]/$ns3::WifiNetDevice/RemoteStationManager/$ns3::AarfWifiManager"

Attributes

  • SuccessK: Multiplication factor for the success threshold in the AARF algorithm.
    • Set with class: ns3::DoubleValue
    • Underlying type: double -1.79769e+308:1.79769e+308
    • Initial value: 2
    • Flags: construct write read
  • TimerK: Multiplication factor for the timer threshold in the AARF algorithm.
    • Set with class: ns3::DoubleValue
    • Underlying type: double -1.79769e+308:1.79769e+308
    • Initial value: 2
    • Flags: construct write read
  • MaxSuccessThreshold: Maximum value of the success threshold in the AARF algorithm.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint32_t 0:4294967295
    • Initial value: 60
    • Flags: construct write read
  • MinTimerThreshold: The minimum value for the 'timer' threshold in the AARF algorithm.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint32_t 0:4294967295
    • Initial value: 15
    • Flags: construct write read
  • MinSuccessThreshold: The minimum value for the success threshold in the AARF algorithm.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint32_t 0:4294967295
    • Initial value: 10
    • Flags: construct write read

Attributes defined in parent class ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager

  • IsLowLatency: If true, we attempt to modelize a so-called low-latency device: a device where decisions about tx parameters can be made on a per-packet basis and feedback about the transmission of each packet is obtained before sending the next. Otherwise, we modelize a high-latency device, that is a device where we cannot update our decision about tx parameters after every packet transmission.
    • Set with class: BooleanValue
    • Underlying type: bool
    • Flags: read
  • MaxSsrc: The maximum number of retransmission attempts for any packet with size <= RtsCtsThreshold. This value will not have any effect on some rate control algorithms.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint32_t 0:4294967295
    • Initial value: 7
    • Flags: construct write
  • MaxSlrc: The maximum number of retransmission attempts for any packet with size > RtsCtsThreshold. This value will not have any effect on some rate control algorithms.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint32_t 0:4294967295
    • Initial value: 4
    • Flags: construct write
  • RtsCtsThreshold: If the size of the PSDU is bigger than this value, we use an RTS/CTS handshake before sending the data frame.This value will not have any effect on some rate control algorithms.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint32_t 0:4294967295
    • Initial value: 65535
    • Flags: construct write
  • FragmentationThreshold: If the size of the PSDU is bigger than this value, we fragment it such that the size of the fragments are equal or smaller. This value does not apply when it is carried in an A-MPDU. This value will not have any effect on some rate control algorithms.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint32_t 0:4294967295
    • Initial value: 65535
    • Flags: construct write read
  • NonUnicastMode: Wifi mode used for non-unicast transmissions.
    • Set with class: WifiModeValue
    • Underlying type: WifiMode
    • Initial value: Invalid-WifiMode
    • Flags: construct write read
  • DefaultTxPowerLevel: Default power level to be used for transmissions. This is the power level that is used by all those WifiManagers that do not implement TX power control.
    • Set with class: ns3::UintegerValue
    • Underlying type: uint8_t 0:255
    • Initial value: 0
    • Flags: construct write read
  • ErpProtectionMode: Protection mode used when non-ERP STAs are connected to an ERP AP: Rts-Cts or Cts-To-Self
    • Set with class: ns3::EnumValue
    • Underlying type:
    • Initial value: Cts-To-Self
    • Flags: construct write read
  • HtProtectionMode: Protection mode used when non-HT STAs are connected to a HT AP: Rts-Cts or Cts-To-Self
    • Set with class: ns3::EnumValue
    • Underlying type:
    • Initial value: Cts-To-Self
    • Flags: construct write read

TraceSources

  • Rate: Traced value for rate changes (b/s)
    Callback signature: ns3::TracedValueCallback::Uint64

TraceSources defined in parent class ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager

Size of this type is 360 bytes (on a 64-bit architecture).

Definition at line 42 of file aarf-wifi-manager.h.

Constructor & Destructor Documentation

ns3::AarfWifiManager::AarfWifiManager ( )

Definition at line 91 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

ns3::AarfWifiManager::~AarfWifiManager ( )
virtual

Definition at line 98 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

Member Function Documentation

WifiTxVector ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoGetDataTxVector ( WifiRemoteStation station)
privatevirtual
Parameters
stationthe station that we need to communicate
Returns
the TXVECTOR to use to send a packet to the station

Note: This method is called before sending a unicast packet or a fragment of a unicast packet to decide which transmission mode to use.

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 236 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetAddress(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetAggregation(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetChannelWidth(), ns3::WifiMode::GetDataRate(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetDefaultTxPowerLevel(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetPreambleForTransmission(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetSupported(), m_currentRate, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_rate, NS_LOG_DEBUG, and NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

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WifiTxVector ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoGetRtsTxVector ( WifiRemoteStation station)
privatevirtual
Parameters
stationthe station that we need to communicate
Returns
the transmission mode to use to send an rts to the station

Note: This method is called before sending an rts to a station to decide which transmission mode to use for the rts.

Todo:
we could/should implement the Aarf algorithm for RTS only by picking a single rate within the BasicRateSet.

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 256 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetAddress(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetAggregation(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetChannelWidth(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetDefaultTxPowerLevel(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetNonErpSupported(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetPreambleForTransmission(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetSupported(), ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetUseNonErpProtection(), and NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

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void ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoReportDataFailed ( WifiRemoteStation st)
privatevirtual

It is important to realize that "recovery" mode starts after failure of the first transmission after a rate increase and ends at the first successful transmission.

Specifically, recovery mode transcends retransmissions boundaries. Fundamentally, ARF handles each data transmission independently, whether it is the initial transmission of a packet or the retransmission of a packet. The fundamental reason for this is that there is a backoff between each data transmission, be it an initial transmission or a retransmission.

Parameters
stthe station that we failed to send DATA

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 138 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_failed, m_maxSuccessThreshold, m_minSuccessThreshold, m_minTimerThreshold, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_rate, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_recovery, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_retry, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_success, m_successK, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_successThreshold, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_timer, m_timerK, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_timerTimeout, ns3::Max(), ns3::Min(), NS_ASSERT, and NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

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void ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoReportDataOk ( WifiRemoteStation station,
double  ackSnr,
WifiMode  ackMode,
double  dataSnr 
)
privatevirtual

This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class.

This allows different types of WifiRemoteStationManager to respond differently,

Parameters
stationthe station that we successfully sent RTS
ackSnrthe SNR of the ACK we received
ackModethe WifiMode the receiver used to send the ACK
dataSnrthe SNR of the DATA we sent

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 200 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager::GetNSupported(), ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_failed, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_rate, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_recovery, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_retry, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_success, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_successThreshold, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_timer, ns3::AarfWifiRemoteStation::m_timerTimeout, NS_LOG_DEBUG, and NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

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void ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoReportFinalDataFailed ( WifiRemoteStation station)
privatevirtual

This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class.

This allows different types of WifiRemoteStationManager to respond differently,

Parameters
stationthe station that we failed to send DATA

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 230 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

void ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoReportFinalRtsFailed ( WifiRemoteStation station)
privatevirtual

This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class.

This allows different types of WifiRemoteStationManager to respond differently,

Parameters
stationthe station that we failed to send RTS

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 224 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

void ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoReportRtsFailed ( WifiRemoteStation station)
privatevirtual

This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class.

This allows different types of WifiRemoteStationManager to respond differently,

Parameters
stationthe station that we failed to send RTS

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 122 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

void ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoReportRtsOk ( WifiRemoteStation station,
double  ctsSnr,
WifiMode  ctsMode,
double  rtsSnr 
)
privatevirtual

This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class.

This allows different types of WifiRemoteStationManager to respond differently,

Parameters
stationthe station that we successfully sent RTS
ctsSnrthe SNR of the CTS we received
ctsModethe WifiMode the receiver used to send the CTS
rtsSnrthe SNR of the RTS we sent

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 192 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_LOG_DEBUG, and NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

void ns3::AarfWifiManager::DoReportRxOk ( WifiRemoteStation station,
double  rxSnr,
WifiMode  txMode 
)
privatevirtual

This method is a pure virtual method that must be implemented by the sub-class.

This allows different types of WifiRemoteStationManager to respond differently,

Parameters
stationthe station that sent the DATA to us
rxSnrthe SNR of the DATA we received
txModethe WifiMode the sender used to send the DATA

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 185 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_LOG_FUNCTION.

TypeId ns3::AarfWifiManager::GetTypeId ( void  )
static
bool ns3::AarfWifiManager::IsLowLatency ( void  ) const
privatevirtual
Returns
whether this manager is a manager designed to work in low-latency environments.

Note: In this context, low vs high latency is defined in IEEE 802.11 Rate Adaptation: A Practical Approach, by M. Lacage, M.H. Manshaei, and T. Turletti.

Implements ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 283 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

void ns3::AarfWifiManager::SetHeSupported ( bool  enable)
virtual

Enable or disable HE capability support.

Parameters
enableenable or disable HE capability support

Reimplemented from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 309 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_FATAL_ERROR.

void ns3::AarfWifiManager::SetHtSupported ( bool  enable)
virtual

Enable or disable HT capability support.

Parameters
enableenable or disable HT capability support

Reimplemented from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 289 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_FATAL_ERROR.

void ns3::AarfWifiManager::SetVhtSupported ( bool  enable)
virtual

Enable or disable VHT capability support.

Parameters
enableenable or disable VHT capability support

Reimplemented from ns3::WifiRemoteStationManager.

Definition at line 299 of file aarf-wifi-manager.cc.

References NS_FATAL_ERROR.

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TracedValue<uint64_t> ns3::AarfWifiManager::m_currentRate
private

Trace rate changes.

Definition at line 81 of file aarf-wifi-manager.h.

Referenced by DoGetDataTxVector(), and GetTypeId().

uint32_t ns3::AarfWifiManager::m_maxSuccessThreshold
private

maximum success threshold

Definition at line 78 of file aarf-wifi-manager.h.

Referenced by DoReportDataFailed(), and GetTypeId().

uint32_t ns3::AarfWifiManager::m_minSuccessThreshold
private

minimum success threshold

Definition at line 76 of file aarf-wifi-manager.h.

Referenced by DoCreateStation(), DoReportDataFailed(), and GetTypeId().

uint32_t ns3::AarfWifiManager::m_minTimerThreshold
private

minimum timer threshold

Definition at line 75 of file aarf-wifi-manager.h.

Referenced by DoCreateStation(), DoReportDataFailed(), and GetTypeId().

double ns3::AarfWifiManager::m_successK
private

Multiplication factor for the success threshold.

Definition at line 77 of file aarf-wifi-manager.h.

Referenced by DoReportDataFailed(), and GetTypeId().

double ns3::AarfWifiManager::m_timerK
private

Multiplication factor for the timer threshold.

Definition at line 79 of file aarf-wifi-manager.h.

Referenced by DoReportDataFailed(), and GetTypeId().


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