fakehard: use START-CONFIRM primitive to report START failure
Dmitry Baryshkov [Fri, 7 Aug 2009 02:58:45 +0000 (02:58 +0000)]
Signed-off-by: Dmitry Eremin-Solenikov <dbaryshkov@gmail.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

drivers/ieee802154/fakehard.c

index c94d2c2..262536f 100644 (file)
@@ -177,18 +177,14 @@ static int fake_disassoc_req(struct net_device *dev,
  *
  * Note: This is in section 7.5.2.3 of the IEEE 802.15.4-2006
  * document, with 7.3.8 describing coordinator realignment.
- *
- * Note: There is currently no way to notify the coordinator userland
- * program of whether or not the PAN has started successfully. As
- * such, the coordinator program cannot know when the MAC has
- * completed starting the network and will simply have to assume
- * completeness based on some form of time delay.
  */
 static int fake_start_req(struct net_device *dev, struct ieee802154_addr *addr,
                                u8 channel,
                                u8 bcn_ord, u8 sf_ord, u8 pan_coord, u8 blx,
                                u8 coord_realign)
 {
+       /* We don't emulate beacons here at all, so START should fail */
+       ieee802154_nl_start_confirm(dev, IEEE802154_INVALID_PARAMETER);
        return 0;
 }