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* Copyright 2002-2005, Instant802 Networks, Inc.
* Copyright 2005, Devicescape Software, Inc.
* Copyright (c) 2006 Jiri Benc <>
* This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
* it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as
* published by the Free Software Foundation.
#ifndef IEEE80211_RATE_H
#define IEEE80211_RATE_H
#include <linux/netdevice.h>
#include <linux/skbuff.h>
#include <linux/types.h>
#include <net/mac80211.h>
#include "ieee80211_i.h"
#include "sta_info.h"
struct rate_control_extra {
/* values from rate_control_get_rate() to the caller: */
struct ieee80211_rate *probe; /* probe with this rate, or NULL for no
* probing */
struct ieee80211_rate *nonerp;
/* parameters from the caller to rate_control_get_rate(): */
struct ieee80211_hw_mode *mode;
u16 ethertype;
struct rate_control_ops {
struct module *module;
const char *name;
void (*tx_status)(void *priv, struct net_device *dev,
struct sk_buff *skb,
struct ieee80211_tx_status *status);
struct ieee80211_rate *(*get_rate)(void *priv, struct net_device *dev,
struct sk_buff *skb,
struct rate_control_extra *extra);
void (*rate_init)(void *priv, void *priv_sta,
struct ieee80211_local *local, struct sta_info *sta);
void (*clear)(void *priv);
void *(*alloc)(struct ieee80211_local *local);
void (*free)(void *priv);
void *(*alloc_sta)(void *priv, gfp_t gfp);
void (*free_sta)(void *priv, void *priv_sta);
int (*add_attrs)(void *priv, struct kobject *kobj);
void (*remove_attrs)(void *priv, struct kobject *kobj);
void (*add_sta_debugfs)(void *priv, void *priv_sta,
struct dentry *dir);
void (*remove_sta_debugfs)(void *priv, void *priv_sta);
struct rate_control_ref {
struct rate_control_ops *ops;
void *priv;
struct kref kref;
/* default 'simple' algorithm */
extern struct rate_control_ops mac80211_rcsimple;
int ieee80211_rate_control_register(struct rate_control_ops *ops);
void ieee80211_rate_control_unregister(struct rate_control_ops *ops);
/* Get a reference to the rate control algorithm. If `name' is NULL, get the
* first available algorithm. */
struct rate_control_ref *rate_control_alloc(const char *name,
struct ieee80211_local *local);
struct rate_control_ref *rate_control_get(struct rate_control_ref *ref);
void rate_control_put(struct rate_control_ref *ref);
static inline void rate_control_tx_status(struct ieee80211_local *local,
struct net_device *dev,
struct sk_buff *skb,
struct ieee80211_tx_status *status)
struct rate_control_ref *ref = local->rate_ctrl;
ref->ops->tx_status(ref->priv, dev, skb, status);
static inline struct ieee80211_rate *
rate_control_get_rate(struct ieee80211_local *local, struct net_device *dev,
struct sk_buff *skb, struct rate_control_extra *extra)
struct rate_control_ref *ref = local->rate_ctrl;
return ref->ops->get_rate(ref->priv, dev, skb, extra);
static inline void rate_control_rate_init(struct sta_info *sta,
struct ieee80211_local *local)
struct rate_control_ref *ref = sta->rate_ctrl;
ref->ops->rate_init(ref->priv, sta->rate_ctrl_priv, local, sta);
static inline void rate_control_clear(struct ieee80211_local *local)
struct rate_control_ref *ref = local->rate_ctrl;
static inline void *rate_control_alloc_sta(struct rate_control_ref *ref,
gfp_t gfp)
return ref->ops->alloc_sta(ref->priv, gfp);
static inline void rate_control_free_sta(struct rate_control_ref *ref,
void *priv)
ref->ops->free_sta(ref->priv, priv);
static inline void rate_control_add_sta_debugfs(struct sta_info *sta)
struct rate_control_ref *ref = sta->rate_ctrl;
if (sta->debugfs.dir && ref->ops->add_sta_debugfs)
ref->ops->add_sta_debugfs(ref->priv, sta->rate_ctrl_priv,
static inline void rate_control_remove_sta_debugfs(struct sta_info *sta)
struct rate_control_ref *ref = sta->rate_ctrl;
if (ref->ops->remove_sta_debugfs)
ref->ops->remove_sta_debugfs(ref->priv, sta->rate_ctrl_priv);
/* functions for rate control related to a device */
int ieee80211_init_rate_ctrl_alg(struct ieee80211_local *local,
const char *name);
void rate_control_deinitialize(struct ieee80211_local *local);
#endif /* IEEE80211_RATE_H */