ath10k: Make ath10k report discarded packets to mac80211

Kalle Valo kvalo at
Mon Jan 29 06:46:12 PST 2018

Ignacio Núñez Hernanz wrote:

> Whenever ath10k firmware discards a packet (HTT_TX_COMPL_STATE_DISCARD
> flag), the skb is freed and mac80211 does not get feedback through
> ieee80211_tx_status().
> Instead, make sure that the IEEE80211_TX_STAT_ACK flag is disabled and
> let the packet go through, like ath9k does.
> Signed-off-by: Ignacio Nunez Hernanz <nacho.nunez at>
> [kvalo at rebase patch manually]
> Signed-off-by: Kalle Valo <kvalo at>

This didn't apply so I rewrote the patch manually. Please check it from the
pending branch:


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