[PATCH 3.13 050/151] ath9k: fix ready time of the multicast buffer queue

Kamal Mostafa kamal at canonical.com
Fri May 2 15:37:18 UTC 2014


3.13.11.1 -stable review patch.  If anyone has any objections, please let me know.

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From: Felix Fietkau <nbd at openwrt.org>

commit 3b3e0efb5c72c4fc940af50b33626b8a78a907dc upstream.

qi->tqi_readyTime is written directly to registers that expect
microseconds as unit instead of TU.
When setting the CABQ ready time, cur_conf->beacon_interval is in TU, so
convert it to microseconds before passing it to ath9k_hw.

This should hopefully fix some Tx DMA issues with buffered multicast
frames in AP mode.

Signed-off-by: Felix Fietkau <nbd at openwrt.org>
Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville at tuxdriver.com>
Signed-off-by: Kamal Mostafa <kamal at canonical.com>
---
 drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/xmit.c | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/xmit.c b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/xmit.c
index a2a53fe..0471c6a 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/xmit.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/ath9k/xmit.c
@@ -1712,7 +1712,7 @@ int ath_cabq_update(struct ath_softc *sc)
 
 	ath9k_hw_get_txq_props(sc->sc_ah, qnum, &qi);
 
-	qi.tqi_readyTime = (cur_conf->beacon_interval *
+	qi.tqi_readyTime = (TU_TO_USEC(cur_conf->beacon_interval) *
 			    ATH_CABQ_READY_TIME) / 100;
 	ath_txq_update(sc, qnum, &qi);
 
-- 
1.9.1





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