[PATCH] supplicant: Add timers for SME associate & authenticate.

Ben Greear greearb at candelatech.com
Thu Feb 24 12:25:49 EST 2011


On 02/24/2011 07:03 AM, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 07:52:58PM -0800, Ben Greear wrote:
>> I was seeing stations stuck in ASSOCIATING state forever
>> without this fix, when running lots of virtual stations
>> on ath9k.
>
> Thanks! I cleaned this up a bit by moving the SME specific code into
> sme.c instead of exposing the timer functions to external code. In
> addition, I increased the timeouts to five seconds just in case the
> operations were to take some more time with some drivers. In theory,
> this should not happen since the driver already has scan results
> available for the BSS, but since the timeout here is really supposed to
> be an exceptional case, it should not matter if we wait a bit longer
> before recovering from it.

Thanks.  A longer timeout would probably help my case
anyway, so that will be fine.

Thanks,
Ben

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Ben Greear <greearb at candelatech.com>
Candela Technologies Inc  http://www.candelatech.com



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