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    SubjectRe: [ath5k-devel] Bugs on aspire one A150
    On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 07:51:47PM +0200, Maxim Levitsky wrote:
    > >>Why it doesn't accept new mac?, can this be fixed?
    >
    > Any update on mac changer status?

    As a first stab, can you try this patch? This sets the address on
    add_interface and clears it on remove_interface, instead of only doing
    it at probe time. I only compile-tested it.

    diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/ath5k/base.c b/drivers/net/wireless/ath5k/base.c
    index 5ef8cc4..6c56893 100644
    --- a/drivers/net/wireless/ath5k/base.c
    +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/ath5k/base.c
    @@ -2765,6 +2765,7 @@ static int ath5k_add_interface(struct ieee80211_hw *hw,
    /* Set to a reasonable value. Note that this will
    * be set to mac80211's value at ath5k_config(). */
    sc->bintval = 1000;
    + ath5k_hw_set_lladdr(sc->ah, conf->mac_addr);

    ret = 0;
    end:
    @@ -2777,11 +2778,13 @@ ath5k_remove_interface(struct ieee80211_hw *hw,
    struct ieee80211_if_init_conf *conf)
    {
    struct ath5k_softc *sc = hw->priv;
    + u8 mac[ETH_ALEN] = {};

    mutex_lock(&sc->lock);
    if (sc->vif != conf->vif)
    goto end;

    + ath5k_hw_set_lladdr(sc->ah, mac);
    sc->vif = NULL;
    end:
    mutex_unlock(&sc->lock);
    --
    Bob Copeland %% www.bobcopeland.com



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