Comment 0 for bug 338991

David Nivens (nivensd) wrote :

Cards that use the ath5k driver reportedly "stutters" and "stalls" (lag spikes) while in use. This has been partially resolved by lowering the transfer rate to 24Mbits, however this isn't a proper fix, just a quick fix till this is properly resolved.

Full thread here: http://forums.geteasypeasy.com/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=616
Quick fix here: http://forums.geteasypeasy.com/viewtopic.php?p=4038#p4038