[PATCH 1/2] New bgscan operation for list of candidates

Sam Leffler sleffler
Sat Jul 30 15:26:07 PDT 2011

On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 6:40 AM, Gery Kahn <geryk at ti.com> wrote:
> Add new bgscan operation list_candidates which fills provided buffer with
> candidates information.
> The solution exists only for bgscan_learn, because there is no
> candidates in bgscan_simple.

I see no description of a "candidate" except as something that
bgscan_learn decides.  If you want a list of bss that might be worth
roaming to then you can get that from the bss table directly and not
limit the functionality to bgscan_learn.  In general bgscan
functionality should maintain a "scan cache" that describes bss in
range of the sta.


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