Bug 13947

Summary: Libertas: Association request to the driver failed
Product: Drivers Reporter: Rafael J. Wysocki (rjw)
Component: network-wirelessAssignee: drivers_network-wireless (drivers_network-wireless)
Status: CLOSED CODE_FIX    
Severity: normal    
Priority: P1    
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Kernel Version: 2.6.31-rc5 Tree: Mainline
Regression: Yes
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 13615    

Description Rafael J. Wysocki 2009-08-09 22:30:37 UTC
Subject    : Libertas: Association request to the driver failed
Submitter  : Daniel Mack <daniel@caiaq.de>
Date       : 2009-08-07 19:11
References : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=124967234311481&w=4
Handled-By : Roel Kluin <roel.kluin@gmail.com>

This entry is being used for tracking a regression from 2.6.29.  Please don't
close it until the problem is fixed in the mainline.

Caused by:

commit 57921c312e8cef72ba35a4cfe870b376da0b1b87
Author: Roel Kluin <roel.kluin@gmail.com>
Date:   Tue Jul 28 12:05:00 2009 +0200

    libertas: Read buffer overflow

    Signed-off-by: Roel Kluin <roel.kluin@gmail.com>
    Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>

First-Bad-Commit : 57921c312e8cef72ba35a4cfe870b376da0b1b87
Comment 1 Rafael J. Wysocki 2009-08-09 22:31:31 UTC
This is a regression from 2.6.30, sorry for the wrong information above.
Comment 2 Rafael J. Wysocki 2009-08-20 15:08:10 UTC
On Thursday 20 August 2009, roel kluin wrote:
> > Bug-Entry       : http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=13947
> > Subject         : Libertas: Association request to the driver failed
> > Submitter       : Daniel Mack <daniel@caiaq.de>
> > Date            : 2009-08-07 19:11 (13 days old)
> > References      : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=124967234311481&w=4
> 
> I think this should be fixed with patch of Dan Williams found here:
> 
> http://lkml.org/lkml/2009/8/12/299
Comment 3 Rafael J. Wysocki 2009-08-20 15:09:05 UTC
Handled-By : Dan Williams <dcbw@redhat.com>
Patch : http://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/40926/
Comment 4 Rafael J. Wysocki 2009-08-21 16:44:30 UTC
Ignore-Patch : http://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/40926/
Patch : http://patchwork.kernel.org/patch/43114/
Comment 5 Rafael J. Wysocki 2009-10-01 22:52:13 UTC
Fixed by commit ca4fe30097d700c595c13362200083650759e104.