Commit 0ef6e49b authored by Johannes Berg's avatar Johannes Berg Committed by David S. Miller
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[MAC80211]: remove IEEE80211_HW_HOST_GEN_BEACON flag

The flag is never checked because drivers can simply call
ieee80211_beacon_get() regardless of setting this flag.

Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <>
Acked-by: default avatarMichael Wu <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarDavid S. Miller <>
parent 4dfd1d2f
......@@ -463,14 +463,13 @@ struct ieee80211_hw {
/* TODO: frame_type 802.11/802.3, sw_encryption requirements */
/* Some wireless LAN chipsets generate beacons in the hardware/firmware
* and others rely on host generated beacons. This option is used to
* configure the upper layer IEEE 802.11 module to generate beacons.
* The low-level driver can use ieee80211_beacon_get() to fetch the
* next beacon frame. */
#define IEEE80211_HW_HOST_GEN_BEACON (1<<0)
/* The device needs to be supplied with a beacon template only. */
/* hole at 0 */
* The device only needs to be supplied with a beacon template.
* If you need the host to generate each beacon then don't use
* this flag and use ieee80211_beacon_get().
/* Some devices handle decryption internally and do not
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