[PATCH 1/3] wpa_supplicant: abort scan after removing all networks

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Sat Nov 3 11:41:14 EDT 2012


On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 09:42:55AM +0000, Spinadel, David wrote:
> > In our case, sched scan can go on for a long time and continues while the host
> > is suspended.
> > Sending 16 probes (in case of our maximal 16 SSIDs it's actually even
> > 32 as each one is transmitted twice)
> > vs. just 1 has an impact on power (due to additional Tx as well as longer dwell
> > time we set in case there are more probes).
> > That's why I think it's good to restart the sched scan.
> Ok, I completely agree, will wait your patch.

Just to confirm I understood the thread correctly.. I'm assuming this is
referring to the full set (three patches) instead of just 1/3. I'm
currently waiting for the alternative patch before applying any of
these.

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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA


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