Commit 1b91731d authored by Johannes Berg's avatar Johannes Berg

mac80211: fix tim_lock locking

The ieee80211_beacon_add_tim() function might be called
by drivers with BHs enabled, which causes a potential
deadlock if TX happens at the same time and attempts to
lock the tim_lock as well. Use spin_lock_bh to fix it.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <>
parent dc4a787c
......@@ -2360,9 +2360,9 @@ static int ieee80211_beacon_add_tim(struct ieee80211_sub_if_data *sdata,
if (local->tim_in_locked_section) {
__ieee80211_beacon_add_tim(sdata, ps, skb);
} else {
__ieee80211_beacon_add_tim(sdata, ps, skb);
return 0;
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