With the previous fix, I am able to run Airlin 101 usb dongle
with my home wifi gateway. However, I notice there are quite
a bit errors and frame errors. I traced the errors. It mostly comes
from packet too short. Apparently the packet has a size of 22 instead
the expected minimum 24.

jsun: zd_mac_rx(33), len too short, 22 vs. 24
d9 51 02 f5 26 48 64 59 63 8f 9d c0 99 09 2a cc 83 13 0a 21 00 b1 
# ifconfig
eth0      Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:11:A3:03:BC:9A  
          inet addr:  Bcast:  Mask:
          RX packets:84 errors:53 dropped:0 overruns:7 frame:46
          TX packets:24 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000 
          RX bytes:3713 (3.6 kiB)  TX bytes:1084 (1.0 kiB)

I also copied the related code segments for easier reference. Anybody know
what the problem is? 



static void zd_mac_rx(struct zd_mac *mac, struct sk_buff *skb)
        int r;
        struct ieee80211_device *ieee = zd_mac_to_ieee80211(mac);
        struct ieee80211_rx_stats stats;
        const struct rx_status *status; 
        static int js_flag2;

        if (skb->len < ZD_PLCP_HEADER_SIZE + IEEE80211_1ADDR_LEN +
                       IEEE80211_FCS_LEN + sizeof(struct rx_status))
                if ((js_flag2++ % 16) == 0) {
                printk("jsun: zd_mac_rx(%d), len too short, %d vs. %d\n", 
js_flag2, skb->len, ZD_PLCP_HEADER_SIZE + IEEE80211_1ADDR_LEN + 
IEEE80211_FCS_LEN + sizeof(struct rx_status));   
                jsun_print_stream(skb->data, skb->len);
                goto free_skb;

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