mac80211: don't read ERP information from (re)association response
Johannes Berg [Wed, 19 Dec 2007 22:38:24 +0000 (23:38 +0100)]
According to the standard, the field cannot be present, so don't
try to interpret it either.

Signed-off-by: Johannes Berg <johannes@sipsolutions.net>
Cc: Daniel Drake <dsd@gentoo.org>
Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>
Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@davemloft.net>

net/mac80211/ieee80211_sta.c

index 2e225ae..5b8f484 100644 (file)
@@ -1371,20 +1371,6 @@ static void ieee80211_rx_mgmt_assoc_resp(struct net_device *dev,
                return;
        }
 
-       /* it probably doesn't, but if the frame includes an ERP value then
-        * update our stored copy */
-       if (elems.erp_info && elems.erp_info_len >= 1) {
-               struct ieee80211_sta_bss *bss
-                       = ieee80211_rx_bss_get(dev, ifsta->bssid,
-                                              local->hw.conf.channel,
-                                              ifsta->ssid, ifsta->ssid_len);
-               if (bss) {
-                       bss->erp_value = elems.erp_info[0];
-                       bss->has_erp_value = 1;
-                       ieee80211_rx_bss_put(dev, bss);
-               }
-       }
-
        printk(KERN_DEBUG "%s: associated\n", dev->name);
        ifsta->aid = aid;
        ifsta->ap_capab = capab_info;