[PATCH 2/3] mesh: Suppress new peer notification while processing

Bob Copeland me at bobcopeland.com
Thu Jan 22 15:56:00 EST 2015


On Thu, Jan 22, 2015 at 09:39:53PM +0100, Johannes Berg wrote:
> On Thu, 2015-01-22 at 14:22 +0900, Masashi Honma wrote:
> > Our patch for mac80211 has already merged.
> > http://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/linville/wireless-testing.git/commit/?id=2ae70efcea7a695a62bb47170d3fb16674b8dbea
> > 
> > The patch fires new peer notification frequently. The notification restarts SAE
> > authentication when it will be received while SAE authentication is in progress.
> 
> Isn't that more of a kernel bug then?

Perhaps it's not too late to revert that patch for 3.19, rather than
deal with all these workarounds forever.

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