[rt2x00-users] [PATCH 9/9] rt2x00: Fix beaconing on rt2800.
Ivo Van Doorn
ivdoorn at gmail.com
Sun May 9 19:21:34 AEST 2010
On Sat, May 8, 2010 at 11:40 PM, Gertjan van Wingerde
<gwingerde at gmail.com> wrote:
> According to the Ralink vendor driver for rt2800 we don't need a full
> TXD for a beacon but just a TXWI in front of the actual beacon.
> Fix the rt2800pci and rt2800usb beaconing code accordingly.
> Signed-off-by: Gertjan van Wingerde <gwingerde at gmail.com>
> drivers/net/wireless/rt2x00/rt2800pci.c | 17 +++++++++--------
> drivers/net/wireless/rt2x00/rt2800usb.c | 14 ++++++--------
> 2 files changed, 15 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)
> diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/rt2x00/rt2800pci.c b/drivers/net/wireless/rt2x00/rt2800pci.c
> index 80c6768..7d4778d 100644
> --- a/drivers/net/wireless/rt2x00/rt2800pci.c
> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/rt2x00/rt2800pci.c
> @@ -682,7 +682,6 @@ static void rt2800pci_write_beacon(struct queue_entry *entry,
> struct txentry_desc *txdesc)
> struct rt2x00_dev *rt2x00dev = entry->queue->rt2x00dev;
> - struct skb_frame_desc *skbdesc = get_skb_frame_desc(entry->skb);
> unsigned int beacon_base;
> u32 reg;
> @@ -695,15 +694,17 @@ static void rt2800pci_write_beacon(struct queue_entry *entry,
> rt2800_register_write(rt2x00dev, BCN_TIME_CFG, reg);
> - * Write entire beacon with descriptor to register.
> + * Add the TXWI for the beacon to the skb.
> + */
> + rt2800_write_txwi(entry->skb, txdesc);
> + skb_push(entry->skb, TXWI_DESC_SIZE);
This looks quite suspicious...
First writing into the SKB and only then making room for it?
Perhaps we should make sure rt2800_write_txwi demands the
room is already added (or it calls skb_push itself).
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