Commit 4492bea6 authored by Emmanuel Grumbach's avatar Emmanuel Grumbach Committed by John W. Linville
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mac80211: fix led behavior in IBSS

This patch fixes the led behavior in IBSS. After we joined an IBSS cell we
need to inform the led that we got associated. Although there is no 802.11
association in IBSS mode, the semantic of "There is a link" is relevant.
This allows the led to blink in IBSS mode (at least this solves a bug for

Signed-off-by: default avatarEmmanuel Grumbach <>
Reviewed-by: default avatarTomas Winkler <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <>
parent e6c948e8
......@@ -1452,6 +1452,8 @@ static int ieee80211_sta_join_ibss(struct ieee80211_sub_if_data *sdata,
ifsta->state = IEEE80211_STA_MLME_IBSS_JOINED;
mod_timer(&ifsta->timer, jiffies + IEEE80211_IBSS_MERGE_INTERVAL);
ieee80211_led_assoc(local, true);
memset(&wrqu, 0, sizeof(wrqu));
memcpy(wrqu.ap_addr.sa_data, bss->bssid, ETH_ALEN);
wireless_send_event(sdata->dev, SIOCGIWAP, &wrqu, NULL);
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