Re: Regression in 2.6.27-git from commit 43ac2ca3840f64

From: Jouni Malinen
Date: Wed Oct 22 2008 - 04:14:58 EST

On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 09:01:14AM -0700, Larry Finger wrote:

> On my x86_64 system, the mainline 2.6.27-git kernel (v2.6.27-6030-g6da0b38)
> shows the following anomaly with the 'iwlist scan' command:
> Cell 03 - Address: 00:14:BF:85:49:FA
> ESSID:"lwfdjf"
> Mode:Master
> Channel:1
> Frequency:2.412 GHz (Channel 1)
> Quality=66/100 Signal level:-62 dBm Noise level=-68 dBm
> Encryption key:on
> IE: Unknown: 00066C7766646A66


> This problem was bisected to commit 43ac2ca3840f64f699a239535c590fa7ebaaac27,
> entitled "mac80211: Handle scan result IEs in one block". The same bug is
> present in the wireless-testing tree.

Problem? Bug? This is by design. What does not work for you?

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