[PATCHv2 0/3] hostap: Add AP DFS support

Simon Wunderlich simon.wunderlich at s2003.tu-chemnitz.de
Tue May 7 05:20:27 EDT 2013


Hello Jouni, list,

there has been no reaction at all for 6 weeks now. It has not been merged
too. How can we proceed with this patchset? Would anyone mind to review?
If there is something not appropriate, I would like to know so I can make
changes and resend.

Thank you,
	Simon

On Mon, Mar 25, 2013 at 06:29:37PM +0100, Simon Wunderlich wrote:
> Seems patch no 2 did not make it on the mailing list because it was
> too big (got "Message body is too big: 32009 bytes with a limit of 25 KB"
> as a reply).
> 
> Because my moderator approval rate is rather low (read: my mails never
> get approved), I've uploaded the patches for review:
> 
> http://packetmixer.de/hostapd-ap-dfs/v2/
> 
> Also CCs were removed because in my first attempt I got anoter pending
> moderator approval mail with the reason: Too many recipients to the message.
> 
> Just FYI, I hope you are still in the mood to review the actual content. :)
> 
> Cheers,
> 	Simon
> 
> On Mon, Mar 25, 2013 at 06:16:34PM +0100, Simon Wunderlich wrote:
> > This patch series adds the AP DFS feature, which is now included
> > in the Linux wireless driver. The patchset is divided in a small fix
> > for event loop handling, the main DFS support along with config option,
> > checking for driver support, event handling and channel selection. The
> > third patch adds support for multiple channels which can be selected by
> > hostapd for DFS operation.
> > 
> > This patches are based on the original work by Boris Presman and
> > Victor Goldenshtein. The first version did not make it onto the mailing
> > list due to missing membership (only CCd people got it), I hope it
> > works this time.
> > 
> > These patches have been tested while developing the feature for
> > nl80211/mac80211. Kernel functionality is included in the wireless-testing
> > tree, so this patchset is ready for review. Note that there might be some
> > regdomain headaches though which still need to be adressed in the linux kernel.
> > 
> > Any comments are appreciated.
> > 
> > Simon Wunderlich (3):
> >   hostap: allow to run event loop multiple times in a row
> >   hostap: Add AP DFS feature and nl80211 driver
> >   hostap: add config option for dfs channels
> > 
> >  hostapd/config_file.c        |   29 ++++--
> >  hostapd/hostapd.conf         |   12 +++
> >  src/ap/ap_config.c           |    1 +
> >  src/ap/ap_config.h           |    4 +
> >  src/ap/ap_drv_ops.c          |   31 +++++++
> >  src/ap/ap_drv_ops.h          |    1 +
> >  src/ap/drv_callbacks.c       |   70 +++++++++++++++
> >  src/ap/hostapd.c             |  199 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++---
> >  src/ap/hostapd.h             |    8 ++
> >  src/ap/hw_features.c         |   73 +++++++++++++---
> >  src/ap/hw_features.h         |    5 ++
> >  src/ap/ieee802_11.c          |   82 +++++++++++++++++
> >  src/ap/ieee802_11.h          |    3 +
> >  src/drivers/driver.h         |   81 ++++++++++++++++-
> >  src/drivers/driver_common.c  |    4 +
> >  src/drivers/driver_nl80211.c |  103 ++++++++++++++++++++++
> >  src/utils/eloop.c            |    1 +
> >  17 files changed, 675 insertions(+), 32 deletions(-)
> > 
> > -- 
> > 1.7.10.4
> > 


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