[v2,2/2] mac80211: Allow deleting stations in ibss mode to reset their state.
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Message ID 20200103103457.22778-3-nicolas.cavallari@green-communications.fr
State Superseded
Delegated to: Johannes Berg
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  • Allow userspace to reset IBSS stations to fix aggregation issue
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Nicolas Cavallari Jan. 3, 2020, 10:34 a.m. UTC
Set the NL80211_EXT_FEATURE_DEL_IBSS_STA if the interface support IBSS
mode, so that stations can be resetted from user space.

mac80211 already deletes stations by itself, so mac80211 drivers must
already support this.

This has been successfuly tested with ath9k.

Signed-off-by: Nicolas Cavallari <nicolas.cavallari@green-communications.fr>
 net/mac80211/main.c | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

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diff --git a/net/mac80211/main.c b/net/mac80211/main.c
index 4c2b5ba3ac09..02f36590c01d 100644
--- a/net/mac80211/main.c
+++ b/net/mac80211/main.c
@@ -1065,6 +1065,10 @@  int ieee80211_register_hw(struct ieee80211_hw *hw)
+	if (local->hw.wiphy->interface_modes & BIT(NL80211_IFTYPE_ADHOC))
+		wiphy_ext_feature_set(local->hw.wiphy,
+				      NL80211_EXT_FEATURE_DEL_IBSS_STA);
 	 * Calculate scan IE length -- we need this to alloc
 	 * memory and to subtract from the driver limit. It