[PATCH v2 4/4] P2P: Handle driver NOA notification

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Tue Dec 6 13:33:31 EST 2011


On Tue, Nov 29, 2011 at 07:24:37AM +0200, Janusz.Dziedzic at tieto.com wrote:
>  Update NOA attribute in beacon and probe response
> frames after we will get NOA change/set notification
> from the driver.

Could you please provide some more details on how drivers would use this
mechanism and why Beacon and Probe Response updates for NoA should go
through wpa_supplicant? Wouldn't it be cleaner and more efficient to
handle this within the driver especially to handle non-periodic NoA
cases depending on offchannel operations?

It looks like this designs seems to assume that there is only a single
NoA timing schedule in the NoA attribute. What if the driver wants to
use two concurrent schedules?


PS.

As far as contributions to hostap.git are concerned, I would appreciate
an explicit acknowledgment of the licensing terms as described in the
CONTRIBUTIONS file:
http://w1.fi/gitweb/gitweb.cgi?p=hostap.git;a=blob_plain;f=CONTRIBUTIONS
 
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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA


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