[PATCH 7/8] nl80211 driver: use monitor rather than management interface

Johannes Berg johannes at sipsolutions.net
Mon Dec 24 06:24:08 EST 2007


On Mon, 2007-12-24 at 12:18 +0100, Johannes Berg wrote:
> plain text document attachment (008-use-monitor-not-mgmt.patch)
> This patch makes the nl80211 driver use a monitor rather than a
> management interface for receiving management frames. Monitor
> interfaces use radiotap so a radiotap parser (thanks to Andy Green)
> is also included.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes at sipsolutions.net>
> ---
>  hostapd/Makefile         |    2 
>  hostapd/driver_nl80211.c |  573 +++++++++++++++++++----------------------------
>  hostapd/ieee802_11.c     |    3 
>  hostapd/radiotap.c       |  290 +++++++++++++++++++++++
>  hostapd/radiotap.h       |  242 +++++++++++++++++++
>  hostapd/radiotap_iter.h  |   41 +++
>  6 files changed, 816 insertions(+), 335 deletions(-)

That was too large for the list, if you need to see it before moderation
check
http://johannes.sipsolutions.net/patches/hostap/all/2007-12-24-11%3a22/

johannes
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