[RFC v2] ap: AP/GO interface teardown optimization

Peer, Ilan ilan.peer at intel.com
Thu Mar 6 01:34:25 EST 2014


> -----Original Message-----
> From: hostap-bounces at lists.shmoo.com [mailto:hostap-
> bounces at lists.shmoo.com] On Behalf Of Jouni Malinen
> Sent: Thursday, March 06, 2014 00:52
> To: hostap at lists.shmoo.com
> Subject: Re: [RFC v2] ap: AP/GO interface teardown optimization
> 
> On Wed, Mar 05, 2014 at 02:55:29PM +0200, Ilan Peer wrote:
> > This commit adds an option to optimize AP teardown by leaving the
> > deletion of keys (including group keys) and stations to the driver.
> >
> > This optimization option should be used if the driver supports
> > stations and keys removal when stopping an AP.
> >
> > For example, the optimization option will always be used for cfg80211
> > drivers since cfg80211 shall always remove stations and keys when
> > stopping an AP (in order to support cases where the AP is disabled
> > without the knowledge of wpa_supplicant/hostapd).
> 
> Thanks, applied. I realize that this was an RFC, but still, compilation testing
> would be appreciated.. :)  Fixed wpa_supplicant build:

Sorry for that. FWIW I compiled but using the default defconfig ....

Ilan.


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