path: root/drivers/net/wireless/prism54/islpci_dev.c
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authorLuis R. Rodriguez <lrodriguez@atheros.com>2008-04-22 14:03:32 -0400
committerJohn W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>2008-05-12 21:18:04 -0400
commit85b442e378ac3413e269a70a0031727ef121bd2a (patch)
tree80692458633a4c2effcb545ffd3da218077e3c10 /drivers/net/wireless/prism54/islpci_dev.c
parentc4492586a618d18e8a5343a04bad0ec606064846 (diff)
prism54: fix regression with missing carrier in AP-mode
This fixes a regression introduced by commit 7b463ced6 (prism54: set carrier flags correctly) which causes the device to come up without a carrier in AP-mode. Signed-off-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <lrodriguez@atheros.com> Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/net/wireless/prism54/islpci_dev.c')
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/prism54/islpci_dev.c b/drivers/net/wireless/prism54/islpci_dev.c
index 04c2638d75a..9196825ed1b 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/prism54/islpci_dev.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/prism54/islpci_dev.c
@@ -388,8 +388,15 @@ islpci_open(struct net_device *ndev)
- /* Turn off carrier unless we know we have associated */
- netif_carrier_off(ndev);
+ /* Turn off carrier if in STA or Ad-hoc mode. It will be turned on
+ * once the firmware receives a trap of being associated
+ * (GEN_OID_LINKSTATE). In other modes (AP or WDS or monitor) we
+ * should just leave the carrier on as its expected the firmware
+ * won't send us a trigger. */
+ if (priv->iw_mode == IW_MODE_INFRA || priv->iw_mode == IW_MODE_ADHOC)
+ netif_carrier_off(ndev);
+ else
+ netif_carrier_on(ndev);
return 0;