p2p_mgmt interface and tdls_init

Arend van Spriel arend
Thu Jun 25 07:51:40 PDT 2015

On 06/25/15 16:47, Arend van Spriel wrote:
> On 06/25/15 16:21, Krishna Chaitanya wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I wanted to know the reason for blocking TDLS L2 Packet registration
>> if the driver doesn't support
>> dedicated p2p interface.
>> this was introduced in this commit
>> http://lists.shmoo.com/pipermail/hostap/2013-May/028008.html
> The intention was to block it for the dedicated p2p interface as it is
> not transporting data and looking at the patch it is doing that, but I
> might be wrong.

Looking at it again I support "dedicated p2p interface" is not same as 
P2P device interface. The patch avoids l2 for both, but for "dedicated 
p2p interface" it was already true before this patch. But the flag is a 
driver flag so not sure if that is a correct check.


> Regards,
> Arend
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