[PATCH] Ignore "DEAUTH" messages from APs we are not associated to

Blaise Gassend blaise at willowgarage.com
Mon Aug 16 17:31:00 EDT 2010


This patch doesn't completely fix problem, as it doesn't handle the case
where you unassociate from an AP and reassociate to the same one. I sent out
a patch a couple of weeks ago that handles this case, but didn't get any
feedback on how appropriate the approach I took was.

On Mon, Aug 16, 2010 at 11:28 AM, Jouni Malinen <j at w1.fi> wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 11:52:01AM -0700, Paul Stewart wrote:
> > DEAUTH messages can come from a number of different sources. The one
> > that's hurting us currently is DEAUTH netlink messages coming to us
> > from compat-wireless in response to local_state_change DEAUTH messages
> > we sent as a part of cleaning up state in driver_nl80211's
> > clear_state_mismatch() function.
>
> Thanks! Applied.
>
> --
> Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA
> _______________________________________________
> HostAP mailing list
> HostAP at lists.shmoo.com
> http://lists.shmoo.com/mailman/listinfo/hostap
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://lists.shmoo.com/pipermail/hostap/attachments/20100816/6cd62ad4/attachment.htm 


More information about the HostAP mailing list