Commit 65f704a5 authored by Johannes Berg's avatar Johannes Berg
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mac80211: use spin_lock_bh() for tim_lock

There's no need to use _irqsave() as the lock
is never used in interrupt context.

This also fixes a problem in the iwlwifi MVM
driver that calls spin_unlock_bh() within its
set_tim() callback.

Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <>
parent 441a33ba
......@@ -571,7 +571,6 @@ void sta_info_recalc_tim(struct sta_info *sta)
struct ieee80211_local *local = sta->local;
struct ps_data *ps;
unsigned long flags;
bool indicate_tim = false;
u8 ignore_for_tim = sta->sta.uapsd_queues;
int ac;
......@@ -628,7 +627,7 @@ void sta_info_recalc_tim(struct sta_info *sta)
spin_lock_irqsave(&local->tim_lock, flags);
if (indicate_tim)
__bss_tim_set(ps->tim, id);
......@@ -641,7 +640,7 @@ void sta_info_recalc_tim(struct sta_info *sta)
local->tim_in_locked_section = false;
spin_unlock_irqrestore(&local->tim_lock, flags);
static bool sta_info_buffer_expired(struct sta_info *sta, struct sk_buff *skb)
......@@ -2364,11 +2364,9 @@ 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 {
unsigned long flags;
spin_lock_irqsave(&local->tim_lock, flags);
__ieee80211_beacon_add_tim(sdata, ps, skb);
spin_unlock_irqrestore(&local->tim_lock, flags);
return 0;
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