Commit 420e7fab authored by Henning Rogge's avatar Henning Rogge Committed by John W. Linville

nl80211: Add signal strength and bandwith to nl80211station info

This patch adds signal strength and transmission bitrate
to the station_info of nl80211.
Signed-off-by: default avatarHenning Rogge <rogge@fgan.de>
Acked-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <johannes@sipsolutions.net>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>
parent 221b3d60
......@@ -424,6 +424,32 @@ enum nl80211_sta_flags {
NL80211_STA_FLAG_MAX = __NL80211_STA_FLAG_AFTER_LAST - 1
};
/**
* enum nl80211_rate_info - bitrate information
*
* These attribute types are used with %NL80211_STA_INFO_TXRATE
* when getting information about the bitrate of a station.
*
* @__NL80211_RATE_INFO_INVALID: attribute number 0 is reserved
* @NL80211_RATE_INFO_BITRATE: total bitrate (u16, 100kbit/s)
* @NL80211_RATE_INFO_MCS: mcs index for 802.11n (u8)
* @NL80211_RATE_INFO_40_MHZ_WIDTH: 40 Mhz dualchannel bitrate
* @NL80211_RATE_INFO_SHORT_GI: 400ns guard interval
* @NL80211_RATE_INFO_MAX: highest rate_info number currently defined
* @__NL80211_RATE_INFO_AFTER_LAST: internal use
*/
enum nl80211_rate_info {
__NL80211_RATE_INFO_INVALID,
NL80211_RATE_INFO_BITRATE,
NL80211_RATE_INFO_MCS,
NL80211_RATE_INFO_40_MHZ_WIDTH,
NL80211_RATE_INFO_SHORT_GI,
/* keep last */
__NL80211_RATE_INFO_AFTER_LAST,
NL80211_RATE_INFO_MAX = __NL80211_RATE_INFO_AFTER_LAST - 1
};
/**
* enum nl80211_sta_info - station information
*
......@@ -436,6 +462,9 @@ enum nl80211_sta_flags {
* @NL80211_STA_INFO_TX_BYTES: total transmitted bytes (u32, to this station)
* @__NL80211_STA_INFO_AFTER_LAST: internal
* @NL80211_STA_INFO_MAX: highest possible station info attribute
* @NL80211_STA_INFO_SIGNAL: signal strength of last received PPDU (u8, dBm)
* @NL80211_STA_INFO_TX_BITRATE: current unicast tx rate, nested attribute
* containing info as possible, see &enum nl80211_sta_info_txrate.
*/
enum nl80211_sta_info {
__NL80211_STA_INFO_INVALID,
......@@ -445,6 +474,8 @@ enum nl80211_sta_info {
NL80211_STA_INFO_LLID,
NL80211_STA_INFO_PLID,
NL80211_STA_INFO_PLINK_STATE,
NL80211_STA_INFO_SIGNAL,
NL80211_STA_INFO_TX_BITRATE,
/* keep last */
__NL80211_STA_INFO_AFTER_LAST,
......
......@@ -169,6 +169,9 @@ struct station_parameters {
* @STATION_INFO_LLID: @llid filled
* @STATION_INFO_PLID: @plid filled
* @STATION_INFO_PLINK_STATE: @plink_state filled
* @STATION_INFO_SIGNAL: @signal filled
* @STATION_INFO_TX_BITRATE: @tx_bitrate fields are filled
* (tx_bitrate, tx_bitrate_flags and tx_bitrate_mcs)
*/
enum station_info_flags {
STATION_INFO_INACTIVE_TIME = 1<<0,
......@@ -177,6 +180,39 @@ enum station_info_flags {
STATION_INFO_LLID = 1<<3,
STATION_INFO_PLID = 1<<4,
STATION_INFO_PLINK_STATE = 1<<5,
STATION_INFO_SIGNAL = 1<<6,
STATION_INFO_TX_BITRATE = 1<<7,
};
/**
* enum station_info_rate_flags - bitrate info flags
*
* Used by the driver to indicate the specific rate transmission
* type for 802.11n transmissions.
*
* @RATE_INFO_FLAGS_MCS: @tx_bitrate_mcs filled
* @RATE_INFO_FLAGS_40_MHZ_WIDTH: 40 Mhz width transmission
* @RATE_INFO_FLAGS_SHORT_GI: 400ns guard interval
*/
enum rate_info_flags {
RATE_INFO_FLAGS_MCS = 1<<0,
RATE_INFO_FLAGS_40_MHZ_WIDTH = 1<<1,
RATE_INFO_FLAGS_SHORT_GI = 1<<2,
};
/**
* struct rate_info - bitrate information
*
* Information about a receiving or transmitting bitrate
*
* @flags: bitflag of flags from &enum rate_info_flags
* @mcs: mcs index if struct describes a 802.11n bitrate
* @legacy: bitrate in 100kbit/s for 802.11abg
*/
struct rate_info {
u8 flags;
u8 mcs;
u16 legacy;
};
/**
......@@ -191,6 +227,8 @@ enum station_info_flags {
* @llid: mesh local link id
* @plid: mesh peer link id
* @plink_state: mesh peer link state
* @signal: signal strength of last received packet in dBm
* @txrate: current unicast bitrate to this station
*/
struct station_info {
u32 filled;
......@@ -200,6 +238,8 @@ struct station_info {
u16 llid;
u16 plid;
u8 plink_state;
s8 signal;
struct rate_info txrate;
};
/**
......
......@@ -310,12 +310,35 @@ static void sta_set_sinfo(struct sta_info *sta, struct station_info *sinfo)
sinfo->filled = STATION_INFO_INACTIVE_TIME |
STATION_INFO_RX_BYTES |
STATION_INFO_TX_BYTES;
STATION_INFO_TX_BYTES |
STATION_INFO_TX_BITRATE;
sinfo->inactive_time = jiffies_to_msecs(jiffies - sta->last_rx);
sinfo->rx_bytes = sta->rx_bytes;
sinfo->tx_bytes = sta->tx_bytes;
if (sta->local->hw.flags & IEEE80211_HW_SIGNAL_DBM) {
sinfo->filled |= STATION_INFO_SIGNAL;
sinfo->signal = (s8)sta->last_signal;
}
sinfo->txrate.flags = 0;
if (sta->last_tx_rate.flags & IEEE80211_TX_RC_MCS)
sinfo->txrate.flags |= RATE_INFO_FLAGS_MCS;
if (sta->last_tx_rate.flags & IEEE80211_TX_RC_40_MHZ_WIDTH)
sinfo->txrate.flags |= RATE_INFO_FLAGS_40_MHZ_WIDTH;
if (sta->last_tx_rate.flags & IEEE80211_TX_RC_SHORT_GI)
sinfo->txrate.flags |= RATE_INFO_FLAGS_SHORT_GI;
if (!(sta->last_tx_rate.flags & IEEE80211_TX_RC_MCS)) {
struct ieee80211_supported_band *sband;
sband = sta->local->hw.wiphy->bands[
sta->local->hw.conf.channel->band];
sinfo->txrate.legacy =
sband->bitrates[sta->last_tx_rate.idx].bitrate;
} else
sinfo->txrate.mcs = sta->last_tx_rate.idx;
if (ieee80211_vif_is_mesh(&sdata->vif)) {
#ifdef CONFIG_MAC80211_MESH
sinfo->filled |= STATION_INFO_LLID |
......
......@@ -1091,12 +1091,46 @@ static int parse_station_flags(struct nlattr *nla, u32 *staflags)
return 0;
}
static u16 nl80211_calculate_bitrate(struct rate_info *rate)
{
int modulation, streams, bitrate;
if (!(rate->flags & RATE_INFO_FLAGS_MCS))
return rate->legacy;
/* the formula below does only work for MCS values smaller than 32 */
if (rate->mcs >= 32)
return 0;
modulation = rate->mcs & 7;
streams = (rate->mcs >> 3) + 1;
bitrate = (rate->flags & RATE_INFO_FLAGS_40_MHZ_WIDTH) ?
13500000 : 6500000;
if (modulation < 4)
bitrate *= (modulation + 1);
else if (modulation == 4)
bitrate *= (modulation + 2);
else
bitrate *= (modulation + 3);
bitrate *= streams;
if (rate->flags & RATE_INFO_FLAGS_SHORT_GI)
bitrate = (bitrate / 9) * 10;
/* do NOT round down here */
return (bitrate + 50000) / 100000;
}
static int nl80211_send_station(struct sk_buff *msg, u32 pid, u32 seq,
int flags, struct net_device *dev,
u8 *mac_addr, struct station_info *sinfo)
{
void *hdr;
struct nlattr *sinfoattr;
struct nlattr *sinfoattr, *txrate;
u16 bitrate;
hdr = nl80211hdr_put(msg, pid, seq, flags, NL80211_CMD_NEW_STATION);
if (!hdr)
......@@ -1126,7 +1160,29 @@ static int nl80211_send_station(struct sk_buff *msg, u32 pid, u32 seq,
if (sinfo->filled & STATION_INFO_PLINK_STATE)
NLA_PUT_U8(msg, NL80211_STA_INFO_PLINK_STATE,
sinfo->plink_state);
if (sinfo->filled & STATION_INFO_SIGNAL)
NLA_PUT_U8(msg, NL80211_STA_INFO_SIGNAL,
sinfo->signal);
if (sinfo->filled & STATION_INFO_TX_BITRATE) {
txrate = nla_nest_start(msg, NL80211_STA_INFO_TX_BITRATE);
if (!txrate)
goto nla_put_failure;
/* nl80211_calculate_bitrate will return 0 for mcs >= 32 */
bitrate = nl80211_calculate_bitrate(&sinfo->txrate);
if (bitrate > 0)
NLA_PUT_U16(msg, NL80211_RATE_INFO_BITRATE, bitrate);
if (sinfo->txrate.flags & RATE_INFO_FLAGS_MCS)
NLA_PUT_U8(msg, NL80211_RATE_INFO_MCS,
sinfo->txrate.mcs);
if (sinfo->txrate.flags & RATE_INFO_FLAGS_40_MHZ_WIDTH)
NLA_PUT_FLAG(msg, NL80211_RATE_INFO_40_MHZ_WIDTH);
if (sinfo->txrate.flags & RATE_INFO_FLAGS_SHORT_GI)
NLA_PUT_FLAG(msg, NL80211_RATE_INFO_SHORT_GI);
nla_nest_end(msg, txrate);
}
nla_nest_end(msg, sinfoattr);
return genlmsg_end(msg, hdr);
......
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