[PATCH 1/5] TDLS: set the initiator during tdls_mgmt operations

Peer, Ilan ilan.peer
Sun Jun 29 12:14:28 PDT 2014

> -----Original Message-----
> From: hostap-bounces at lists.shmoo.com [mailto:hostap-
> bounces at lists.shmoo.com] On Behalf Of Jouni Malinen
> Sent: Sunday, June 29, 2014 16:32
> To: hostap at lists.shmoo.com
> Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/5] TDLS: set the initiator during tdls_mgmt operations
> On Wed, Jun 25, 2014 at 05:41:51PM +0300, Ilan Peer wrote:
> > Some drivers need to know the initiator of a TDLS connection in order
> > to generate a correct TDLS mgmt packet. It is used to determine the
> > link identifier IE. Pass this information to the driver.
> >
> > ---
> >
> > This patch requires an updated version of nl80211.h from the
> > mac80211-next tree.
> This is problematic because of the nl80211 changes on the kernel side. I don't
> think that the design used there is suitable, so I've dropped this patch 1 for
> now until the kernel interface discussion gets completed. As far as I can tell,
> the interface change won't work with existing user space components.

Sorry for this. Seems like I run the hwsim tests against an mac80211 version that did not include the cfg80211/mac80211 changes.

> I applied the other four patches.
> > Signed-off-by: Arik Nemtsov <arikx.nemtsov at intel.com>
> By the way, "git am" does not include this because of the comment above,
> i.e., S-o-b: should be before any comments that do not belong to the actual
> commit message.




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