The following fields are under discussion:

Once finalised, the field numbers are assigned and the page is moved over to the list of defined fields.

Enter the field name:

/!\ Note that some fields currently have numbers assigned already, this is due to different OSes defining different bits unilaterally. Such mistakes should not be repeated in the future. However, even though there are vendor namespaces, you should resist the temptation to define globally useful fields in your own vendor namespace and propose them for standardisation instead.

This table lists the fields some OSes assigned by bit number:

bit number



rejected-fields/FCS in header (clashes with official assignment)


/TX flags, /hardware queue


/RTS retries, /RSSI


/data retries



suggested-fields (last edited 2010-10-06 09:32:34 by JohannesBerg)