Commit 8b94148c authored by Arik Nemtsov's avatar Arik Nemtsov Committed by Johannes Berg

mac80211: expose TDLS-initiator value to low level driver

Some drivers need to know which station is the TDLS link initiator.
Expose this value via the mac80211 ieee80211_sta structure.
Signed-off-by: default avatarArik Nemtsov <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarEmmanuel Grumbach <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <>
parent 452218d9
......@@ -1427,6 +1427,8 @@ struct ieee80211_sta_rates {
* @smps_mode: current SMPS mode (off, static or dynamic)
* @rates: rate control selection table
* @tdls: indicates whether the STA is a TDLS peer
* @tdls_initiator: indicates the STA is an initiator of the TDLS link. Only
* valid if the STA is a TDLS peer in the first place.
struct ieee80211_sta {
u32 supp_rates[IEEE80211_NUM_BANDS];
......@@ -1442,6 +1444,7 @@ struct ieee80211_sta {
enum ieee80211_smps_mode smps_mode;
struct ieee80211_sta_rates __rcu *rates;
bool tdls;
bool tdls_initiator;
/* must be last */
u8 drv_priv[0] __aligned(sizeof(void *));
......@@ -562,8 +562,10 @@ ieee80211_tdls_prep_mgmt_packet(struct wiphy *wiphy, struct net_device *dev,
/* infer the initiator if we can, to support old userspace */
switch (action_code) {
if (sta)
if (sta) {
set_sta_flag(sta, WLAN_STA_TDLS_INITIATOR);
sta->sta.tdls_initiator = false;
/* fall-through */
......@@ -575,8 +577,10 @@ ieee80211_tdls_prep_mgmt_packet(struct wiphy *wiphy, struct net_device *dev,
* Make the last packet sent take effect for the initiator
* value.
if (sta)
if (sta) {
clear_sta_flag(sta, WLAN_STA_TDLS_INITIATOR);
sta->sta.tdls_initiator = true;
/* fall-through */
initiator = false;
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