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authorDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2010-09-01 19:01:05 (GMT)
committerDavid S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>2010-09-01 19:01:05 (GMT)
commita3f86ec002774f28b9b3d1d5e5532231e96a0861 (patch)
tree740ea059803c6e377e930b19bc8e37134e2b5051 /net
parentb963ea89f00f13c648af4082e5efb2172d369727 (diff)
parent904879748d7439a6dabdc6be9aad983e216b027d (diff)
Merge branch 'master' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/linville/wireless-2.6
Diffstat (limited to 'net')
-rw-r--r--net/mac80211/main.c6
-rw-r--r--net/wireless/core.c21
-rw-r--r--net/wireless/wext-compat.c3
-rw-r--r--net/wireless/wext-core.c16
4 files changed, 37 insertions, 9 deletions
diff --git a/net/mac80211/main.c b/net/mac80211/main.c
index 798a91b..ded5c38 100644
--- a/net/mac80211/main.c
+++ b/net/mac80211/main.c
@@ -732,6 +732,12 @@ void ieee80211_unregister_hw(struct ieee80211_hw *hw)
rtnl_unlock();
+ /*
+ * Now all work items will be gone, but the
+ * timer might still be armed, so delete it
+ */
+ del_timer_sync(&local->work_timer);
+
cancel_work_sync(&local->reconfig_filter);
ieee80211_clear_tx_pending(local);
diff --git a/net/wireless/core.c b/net/wireless/core.c
index 541e2ff..d6d046b 100644
--- a/net/wireless/core.c
+++ b/net/wireless/core.c
@@ -475,12 +475,10 @@ int wiphy_register(struct wiphy *wiphy)
mutex_lock(&cfg80211_mutex);
res = device_add(&rdev->wiphy.dev);
- if (res)
- goto out_unlock;
-
- res = rfkill_register(rdev->rfkill);
- if (res)
- goto out_rm_dev;
+ if (res) {
+ mutex_unlock(&cfg80211_mutex);
+ return res;
+ }
/* set up regulatory info */
wiphy_update_regulatory(wiphy, NL80211_REGDOM_SET_BY_CORE);
@@ -509,13 +507,18 @@ int wiphy_register(struct wiphy *wiphy)
cfg80211_debugfs_rdev_add(rdev);
mutex_unlock(&cfg80211_mutex);
+ /*
+ * due to a locking dependency this has to be outside of the
+ * cfg80211_mutex lock
+ */
+ res = rfkill_register(rdev->rfkill);
+ if (res)
+ goto out_rm_dev;
+
return 0;
out_rm_dev:
device_del(&rdev->wiphy.dev);
-
-out_unlock:
- mutex_unlock(&cfg80211_mutex);
return res;
}
EXPORT_SYMBOL(wiphy_register);
diff --git a/net/wireless/wext-compat.c b/net/wireless/wext-compat.c
index bb5e0a5..7e5c3a4 100644
--- a/net/wireless/wext-compat.c
+++ b/net/wireless/wext-compat.c
@@ -1420,6 +1420,9 @@ int cfg80211_wext_giwessid(struct net_device *dev,
{
struct wireless_dev *wdev = dev->ieee80211_ptr;
+ data->flags = 0;
+ data->length = 0;
+
switch (wdev->iftype) {
case NL80211_IFTYPE_ADHOC:
return cfg80211_ibss_wext_giwessid(dev, info, data, ssid);
diff --git a/net/wireless/wext-core.c b/net/wireless/wext-core.c
index 0ef17bc..8f5116f 100644
--- a/net/wireless/wext-core.c
+++ b/net/wireless/wext-core.c
@@ -782,6 +782,22 @@ static int ioctl_standard_iw_point(struct iw_point *iwp, unsigned int cmd,
}
}
+ if (IW_IS_GET(cmd) && !(descr->flags & IW_DESCR_FLAG_NOMAX)) {
+ /*
+ * If this is a GET, but not NOMAX, it means that the extra
+ * data is not bounded by userspace, but by max_tokens. Thus
+ * set the length to max_tokens. This matches the extra data
+ * allocation.
+ * The driver should fill it with the number of tokens it
+ * provided, and it may check iwp->length rather than having
+ * knowledge of max_tokens. If the driver doesn't change the
+ * iwp->length, this ioctl just copies back max_token tokens
+ * filled with zeroes. Hopefully the driver isn't claiming
+ * them to be valid data.
+ */
+ iwp->length = descr->max_tokens;
+ }
+
err = handler(dev, info, (union iwreq_data *) iwp, extra);
iwp->length += essid_compat;

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