Commit 77593ae2 authored by Jussi Kivilinna's avatar Jussi Kivilinna Committed by John W. Linville
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rndis_wlan: disable stall workaround

Stall workaround doesn't work with bcm4320a devices like with bcm4320b.
This workaround actually causes more stalls/device freeze on bcm4320a.
Therefore disable stall workaround by default.
Signed-off-by: default avatarJussi Kivilinna <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <>
parent c1f8ca1d
......@@ -83,11 +83,11 @@ MODULE_PARM_DESC(roamdelta,
"set roaming tendency: 0=aggressive, 1=moderate, "
"2=conservative (default: moderate)");
static int modparam_workaround_interval = 500;
static int modparam_workaround_interval;
module_param_named(workaround_interval, modparam_workaround_interval,
int, 0444);
"set stall workaround interval in msecs (default: 500)");
"set stall workaround interval in msecs (0=disabled) (default: 0)");
/* various RNDIS OID defs */
......@@ -2550,7 +2550,7 @@ static void rndis_device_poller(struct work_struct *work)
/* Workaround transfer stalls on poor quality links.
* TODO: find right way to fix these stalls (as stalls do not happen
* with ndiswrapper/windows driver). */
if (priv->last_qual <= 25) {
if (priv->param_workaround_interval > 0 && priv->last_qual <= 25) {
/* Decrease stats worker interval to catch stalls.
* faster. Faster than 400-500ms causes packet loss,
* Slower doesn't catch stalls fast enough.
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