Closed Bug 790231 Opened 9 years ago Closed 8 years ago
[Wifi] Expand scan result flag
The flag area in scan result contains some useful information. But current code uses only encryption mode. This patch makes Gecko send all flags to Gaia. I will use these flags to obtain WPS information.
After this patch will be landed. The pull request #4564 for Gaia needs to be landed.
Is there any comment on this ? If you could not understand why this patch is needed, see pull request #5066 for Gaia.
Hello, Blake Kaplan. If you have time, could you review this patch and Bug 791506 ?
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
Comment on attachment 660064 [details] [diff] [review] Patch file of this bug I am very much against this patch. Doing this ties the API very directly to wpa_supplicant. Looking at the pull request, why can't you simply add WPS to the list of capabilities (note that gaia will probably have to change to take that into account)?
Attachment #660064 - Flags: review-
> why can't you simply add WPS to the list of capabilities ? First time, I have thought like you. But wpa_supplicant flags information has more useful information except WPS flags. For example "ESS flag". If I only pass the WPS flag, I must change Gecko when I need to use another wpa_supplicant flag. If I pass the all flags to Gaia, Gecko doesn't need more change about flags. I think changing Gecko has more impact than changing Gaia. Because Gecko is working on many platforms. So I think this patch is better way to reduce future code changes. If changing Gecko for every flag addition is acceptable, I will change my patch as you say.
I made a new patch only changes WPS flag. See new patch in Bug 791506.
Comment on attachment 666997 [details] [diff] [review] Patch after review Review of attachment 666997 [details] [diff] [review]: ----------------------------------------------------------------- I like this patch except for the name of the new property. How does "security" instead of "encryptions" sound to you? Kaze, I'd appreciate your suggestion as well.
`encryptions' is misleading, I'd prefer `security' as well.
> `encryptions' is misleading, I'd prefer `security' as well. I modified my patch.
Comment on attachment 667462 [details] [diff] [review] Patch after review 2 Is there a pull request ready to go on the gaia side so we can check this in without breaking things? This is ready to go with that.
Attachment #667462 - Flags: review+
> Is there a pull request ready to go on the gaia side so we can check this in > without breaking things? This is ready to go with that. I updated my PR #5528.
Comment on attachment 667462 [details] [diff] [review] Patch after review 2 https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/8321d22a0957
Hello Masashi-san, I'm very sorry, but I had to back out this patch :(. The gaia pull request was not merged in time, and without this patch breaks wifi. We need to work with kaze to get the pull request merged. https://hg.mozilla.org/integration/mozilla-inbound/rev/c924b386e2ea
OK. I will re-write the patch for master branch, and re-send it in few hours.
I re-wrote. See new PR #5697.
Looks like Masashi attached a fix for this bug in the patch he proposes for bug 791506. Closing.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 791506
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