Re: No backlevel support for kernel 2.2.19

From: Jouni Malinen (
Date: 2002-09-08 15:49:00 UTC

On Sat, Sep 07, 2002 at 03:52:12AM +0200, Giovanni Minniti wrote:

> To successfully load the driver with kernel 2.2.19,
> I have to change two functions:
> dev_kfree_skb_any() ----> dev_kfree_skb()
> list_del_init() -------------> list_del() + INIT_LIST_HEAD()
> After compiling time I got no unresolved symbols anymore

> Are this changes ok and if yes can this changes be implemented with a ifdef for
> kernels lesser than 2.4.x???

Thanks. I haven't been testing the driver with Linux 2.2.x for a long time so this has remained unnoticed. Yes, these should be in hostap_compat.h and I just added them. I haven't tested the code with 2.2.x, but at least it compiles without warnings for 2.2.18.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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