Commit 7181d467 authored by Johannes Berg's avatar Johannes Berg Committed by John W. Linville

mac80211: avoid crashing when no scan sdata

Using the scan_sdata variable here is terribly wrong,
if there has never been a scan then we fail. However,
we need a bandaid...
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <>
Cc: [2.6.29]
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <>
parent 1269fa73
......@@ -2113,12 +2113,13 @@ void ieee80211_dynamic_ps_enable_work(struct work_struct *work)
struct ieee80211_local *local =
container_of(work, struct ieee80211_local,
/* XXX: using scan_sdata is completely broken! */
struct ieee80211_sub_if_data *sdata = local->scan_sdata;
if (local->hw.conf.flags & IEEE80211_CONF_PS)
if (local->hw.flags & IEEE80211_HW_PS_NULLFUNC_STACK)
if (local->hw.flags & IEEE80211_HW_PS_NULLFUNC_STACK && sdata)
ieee80211_send_nullfunc(local, sdata, 1);
local->hw.conf.flags |= IEEE80211_CONF_PS;
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