[PATCH for stable/back-port] staging: vt6656: fix headers - key.c only

Ben Hutchings ben at decadent.org.uk
Sat Dec 29 23:50:24 UTC 2012

On Sat, 2012-12-29 at 13:10 +0000, Malcolm Priestley wrote:
> shorted back-ported version of upstream commit
> 11d404cb56ecd53bb23499897fbe7be1a9ac4827
> staging: vt6656: fix headers and add cfg80211.
> key.c only
> This patch fixes the deadlock of 64 bit systems
> on successful association.
> In key.h void pointer pvKeyTable in SKeyItem is out of alignment
> on 64 bit kernel.
> The upstream arrangement of headers fixes this.

Please explain how.  I don't see anything weird about key.h and mac.h
that would cause structure definitions to be interpreted differently
depending on inclusion order.


Ben Hutchings
It is easier to change the specification to fit the program than vice versa.
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