ath: Make ath_opmode_to_string understand OCB mode

This change “ath: Make ath_opmode_to_string understand OCB mode” in Linux kernel is authored by Bertold Van den Bergh <bertold.vandenbergh [at]> on Mon Aug 3 15:45:41 2015 +0200.

ath: Make ath_opmode_to_string understand OCB mode

Make ath_opmode_to_string return "OCB" for NL80211_IFTYPE_OCB. Currently
it will return "UNKNOWN".

Signed-off-by: Bertold Van den Bergh <>
Signed-off-by: Kalle Valo <>

This Linux change may have been applied to various maintained Linux releases and you can find Linux releases including commit 9b41259.

There are 2 lines of Linux source code added/deleted in this change. Code changes to Linux kernel are as follows.

 drivers/net/wireless/ath/debug.c | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/debug.c b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/debug.c
index 508eccf..d59d83e 100644
--- a/drivers/net/wireless/ath/debug.c
+++ b/drivers/net/wireless/ath/debug.c
@@ -40,6 +40,8 @@ const char *ath_opmode_to_string(enum nl80211_iftype opmode)
 		return "P2P-CLIENT";
 	case NL80211_IFTYPE_P2P_GO:
 		return "P2P-GO";
+	case NL80211_IFTYPE_OCB:
+		return "OCB";
 		return "UNKNOWN";

The commit for this change in Linux stable tree is 9b41259 (patch).

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