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SubjectRe: [ 38/89] ath9k: add a better fix for the rx tasklet vs rx flush race
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On Fri, 2013-02-01 at 14:07 +0100, Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> 3.7-stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let me know.
>
> ------------------
>
> From: Felix Fietkau <nbd@openwrt.org>
>
> commit 7fc00a3054b70b1794c2d64db703eb467ad0365c upstream.
>
> Ensure that the rx tasklet is no longer running when entering the reset path.
> Also remove the distinction between flush and no-flush frame processing.
> If a frame has been received and ACKed by the hardware, the stack needs to see
> it, so that the BA receive window does not go out of sync.
>
> Signed-off-by: Felix Fietkau <nbd@openwrt.org>
> Signed-off-by: John W. Linville <linville@tuxdriver.com>
> Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@linuxfoundation.org>
[...]

Are this and the following 3 fixes required for earlier kernel versions
)3.0, 3.2, 3.4)? If so, could you provide backports?

Ben.

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Ben Hutchings
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
- Albert Einstein
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