Commit 5eb6ba83 authored by Javier Cardona's avatar Javier Cardona Committed by John W. Linville

ath9k: Add support FIF_OTHER_BSS filtering mode.

Support for FIF_OTHER_BSS was missing.  This patch adds support for this
filtering mode which in turn resolves a problem where mesh interfaces would not
receive broadcast traffic.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJavier Cardona <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <>
parent 9e03fdfd
......@@ -423,11 +423,12 @@ u32 ath_calcrxfilter(struct ath_softc *sc)
if (sc->rx.rxfilter & FIF_PSPOLL)
if (sc->sec_wiphy) {
if (sc->sec_wiphy || (sc->rx.rxfilter & FIF_OTHER_BSS)) {
/* TODO: only needed if more than one BSSID is in use in
* station/adhoc mode */
/* TODO: for older chips, may need to add ATH9K_RX_FILTER_PROM
/* The following may also be needed for other older chips */
if (sc->sc_ah->hw_version.macVersion == AR_SREV_VERSION_9160)
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