possible bug in driver_madwifi.c/wpa_driver_madwifi_scan()

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Sat May 12 14:48:41 EDT 2007


On Sat, May 12, 2007 at 06:42:20PM +0000, Amin Abdul wrote:

> It seems that there is a bug in how 
> driver_madwifi.c/wpa_driver_madwifi_scan() manage return logic.

I don't think so.

> For example, even if  wpa_driver_wext_set_ssid() failed we end up in calling 
> ioctl(drv->sock, SIOCSIWSCAN, &iwr) is it intentional ?

Yes, it is.

> The same is true for ioctl(drv->sock, SIOCSIWSCAN, 
> &iwr)/eloop_register_timeout()

And the part that you stripped out from here is the comment that
describes why this is needed.

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