Commit a272a720 authored by Johannes Berg's avatar Johannes Berg Committed by John W. Linville
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mac80211: allow using network namespaces

This finally opens up the ability to put mac80211 devices
into different network namespaces. As long as you don't
have sysfs, that is.

Signed-off-by: default avatarJohannes Berg <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarJohn W. Linville <>
parent 463d0183
......@@ -787,6 +787,7 @@ int ieee80211_if_add(struct ieee80211_local *local, const char *name,
name, ieee80211_if_setup);
if (!ndev)
return -ENOMEM;
dev_net_set(ndev, wiphy_net(local->hw.wiphy));
ndev->needed_headroom = local->tx_headroom +
4*6 /* four MAC addresses */
......@@ -620,6 +620,7 @@ struct ieee80211_hw *ieee80211_alloc_hw(size_t priv_data_len,
if (!wiphy)
return NULL;
wiphy->netnsok = true;
wiphy->privid = mac80211_wiphy_privid;
/* Yes, putting cfg80211_bss into ieee80211_bss is a hack */
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