[PATCH] hostapd: rename driver_devicescape to driver_nl80211

Dan Williams dcbw at redhat.com
Tue Dec 25 09:11:40 EST 2007


On Mon, 2007-12-24 at 18:10 -0800, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 25, 2007 at 01:48:44AM +0100, Johannes Berg wrote:
> 
> > Seriously? Debian now ships libnl 1.0-pre8 which is sufficient. Poke the
> > Gentoo maintainer :)
> 
> Gentoo is still using 1.0-pre6.. Kernel update (wireless-2.6#everything)

I think -pre6 will be broken with 2.6.24 because of changes in netlink
in the kernel side.  Gentoo really will need to update quite soon
anyway.

> triggered a semi-related issue since linux/ip_mp_alg.h does not seem to
> exist anymore, but netlink/netlink.h from 1.0-pre8 libnl tries to

Update to the latest git snapshot, that's fixed for a week or so.

Dan

> include it.. As a bonus, something triggered conflicts between
> src/utils/common.h and linux/types.h which gets included when building
> driver_nl80211.c. I think I resolved this, but I really do not like
> including linux/* when this type of issues show up.
> 




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