Doubt about applying patch to wpa supplicant

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Mon Jan 14 00:20:16 EST 2008


On Sun, Jan 13, 2008 at 10:26:54PM -0500, Dan Williams wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-01-14 at 06:27 +0530, Raghavendra. S wrote:
> >    I saw few of the PATCH releases from Dan in recent past for
> > frequency(ad-hoc mode support) and scanning in disconnected state if
> > explicit scan command issued.
> > 
> >   Jouni has replied that he has applied those patches. But when I down
> > loaded latest wpa supplicant-0.5.9 from stable branch I could not see
> > those patches applied.
> > 
> >  Whether separate branch is maintained for those patches applied?

> There shouldn't be; I think Jouni is just a bit slow in applying the
> patches.  All the patches I posted should also be applicable to 0.5.x.
> Jouni?

Like a said, I applied the patch. This was on December 27th and v0.5.9
was released on December 2nd (of course, without the patch).. In other
words, this change will be in the next 0.5.x release and the meanwhile
it is also available from my Git repository (and would be from CVS which
is the official place for 0.5.x releases, but well, my CVS repository is
not currently online due to server issues).

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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA


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