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Date:	Wed, 12 Dec 2007 19:39:59 +0100
From:	drago01 <>
To:	"Johannes Berg" <>
Cc:	linux-wireless <>,
	netdev <>,
	"Michael Wu" <>,
	"Tomas Winkler" <>, "Jouni Malinen" <>
Subject: Re: [RFC] mac80211: clean up frame receive handling

On Dec 12, 2007 7:24 PM, Johannes Berg <> wrote:
> [comments welcome. I really need a refresher on what the frame formats
> mean but I think I did the right thing with skb->protocol here, I also
> think we had a bug with rfc2042 header frames bigger than 15xx bytes and
> eth_type_trans()]
> This cleans up the frame receive handling. After this patch
>  * EAPOL frames addressed to us or the EAPOL group address are
>    always accepted regardless of whether they are encrypted or not

why? userspace (wap_supplicant) tryes to control this depending on the
network settings.
(I don't really know why thought)
maybe it should be handled like drop_unencrypted with default to accept all?
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