[RTF] iwmc3200wifi: fix device registration ordering for cfg80211
Luis R. Rodriguez
lrodriguez at atheros.com
Fri Mar 18 11:05:59 PDT 2011
On Fri, Mar 18, 2011 at 11:03 AM, Johannes Berg
<johannes at sipsolutions.net> wrote:
> On Fri, 18 Mar 2011 10:41:53 -0700, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
>>> On Fri, Mar 18, 2011 at 6:50 AM, John W. Linville
>>>> Does anyone even have this hardware?
> I don't think it even exists any more.
Can the driver be removed?
>> So similarly here we can likely hit a case where we hit the double
>> wiphy_unregister() twice and I think we'd oops. My preference is to
>> make wiphy_unregister() re-entrant and let us detect when the device
>> already was unregistered. Johannes?
> I don't like that, it encourages sloppy driver writing. Seriously,
> why is it so hard to properly write the code?
> You can fail during init, or you can properly deregister, and that's
> about it, no?
That's fine too.
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