sd8686 linux system hang when associating to access point
Wood, Brian J
brian.j.wood at intel.com
Tue Jun 9 14:36:42 EDT 2009
>From: Jonathan Cameron [mailto:jic23 at cam.ac.uk]
>Sent: Tuesday, June 09, 2009 11:31 AM
>To: Dario Vlah
>Cc: Wood, Brian J; Philip Rakity; libertas-dev at lists.infradead.org
>Subject: Re: sd8686 linux system hang when associating to access point
>Dario Vlah wrote:
>> I got the wireless-testing driver to work on JAX10 after I applied the
>> patch that James Cameron posted a while ago on this mailing list.
>> (attached). Before that it was crashing as you describe; IIRC there was
>> some memory corruption due to calling GET_LOG in the wrong context.
>Oops, that one is still sat in my patches to clean up list.
>I didn't think that a GET_LOG call occurred in association but if you
>hit it whilst trying to associate, my guess is something has changed
>in wireless tools.
>The patch in question was meant to address some issues when getting
>signal strength readings but I never really considered what else might
I just applied the patch to the 22.214.171.124 kernel and its complaining when I recompile that wext.c still has two calls to the "log" structure present (must have been inserted after your branch):
priv->wstats.discard.code = le32_to_cpu(log.wepundecryptable);
priv->wstats.discard.misc = le32_to_cpu(log.ackfailure);
Do you happen to know what I can change these to?
Thank you, Brian.
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