Commit 163df6cf authored by Chun-Yeow Yeoh's avatar Chun-Yeow Yeoh Committed by Johannes Berg

mac80211: fix the problem of forwarding from DS to DS in Mesh

Unicast frame with unknown forwarding information always trigger
the path discovery assuming destination is always located inside the
MBSS. This patch allows the forwarding to look for mesh gate if path
discovery inside the MBSS has failed.
Reported-by: default avatarCedric Voncken <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarChun-Yeow Yeoh <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <>
parent 162589f7
...@@ -1844,9 +1844,24 @@ netdev_tx_t ieee80211_subif_start_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb, ...@@ -1844,9 +1844,24 @@ netdev_tx_t ieee80211_subif_start_xmit(struct sk_buff *skb,
} }
if (!is_multicast_ether_addr(skb->data)) { if (!is_multicast_ether_addr(skb->data)) {
struct sta_info *next_hop;
bool mpp_lookup = true;
mpath = mesh_path_lookup(sdata, skb->data); mpath = mesh_path_lookup(sdata, skb->data);
if (!mpath) if (mpath) {
mpp_lookup = false;
next_hop = rcu_dereference(mpath->next_hop);
if (!next_hop ||
!(mpath->flags & (MESH_PATH_ACTIVE |
mpp_lookup = true;
if (mpp_lookup)
mppath = mpp_path_lookup(sdata, skb->data); mppath = mpp_path_lookup(sdata, skb->data);
if (mppath && mpath)
mesh_path_del(mpath->sdata, mpath->dst);
} }
/* /*
Markdown is supported
0% or .
You are about to add 0 people to the discussion. Proceed with caution.
Finish editing this message first!
Please register or to comment