[PATCH] don't bring the interface down if WoWLAN is enabled

Johannes Berg johannes at sipsolutions.net
Thu Mar 23 08:33:33 PDT 2017

> S5 is not "mostly powered off", S5 is power off.
> So the only way to wake up from power off is to leave the card
> powered, and wpa_s actually prevent this.

It's still the wrong thing to make wpa_s unconditionally leave the NIC
turned on, especially if it's no longer managing it.

Frankly, there isn't really a good way to let the NIC stay powered in
S5 anyway because it may wake up for a number of reasons like 4-way-
handshake, and that's not what you want.


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