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

Johannes Berg johannes at sipsolutions.net
Fri Jan 23 04:36:19 EST 2015


On Fri, 2015-01-23 at 10:31 +0900, Masashi Honma wrote:
> 2015-01-23 6:53 GMT+09:00 Bob Copeland <me at bobcopeland.com>:
> > I went ahead and sent out a revert for this -- besides breaking existing
> > wpa_s builds, I think we can take a different approach that won't involve
> > getting lots of events just to wind up ignoring them.
> 
> Thank you for your review.
> I don't think the kernel patch is fully wrong. The patch is useful to trigger
> next peering process after peering fail. But the patch has a side effect. This
> wpa_supplicant patch suppress only the side effect.

It's still introducing a regression using old supplicant, so I guess you
have to find a better solution - perhaps wpa_s requesting the new
behaviour in some way.

johannes



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