[PATCH] P2P: fill bridge interface on GO creation
j at w1.fi
Thu Aug 9 07:04:01 EDT 2012
On Wed, Aug 08, 2012 at 09:25:22PM +0530, Rajkumar Manoharan wrote:
> Fill bridge interface name while creating new P2P GO interface. No doing
> so, is causing to EAP handshake failure on p2p negotiation when group
> interface was brigded.
Why would a P2P GO interface be in a bridge? The P2P specification
explicitly describes cross connection to use "any mechanism above layer
2" and as such, layer 2 bridging may not be a suitable mechanism for
this. And even if this were allowed, it would be unclear how the new
interface would get added to the bridge.
Jouni Malinen PGP id EFC895FA
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