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802.11 Reference Design: MAC State MPDU Rx State for Access Point

The AP MPDU Rx state is responsible for implementing the following behaviors:

  • Handling the Probe Request/Response active scan handshake specified in Section of the 802.2012 standard.
  • Handling the Authentication/Association handshake specified in Section 10.3 of the 802.11-2012 standard.
  • De-duplicating received MPDUs based on their sequence numbers, as specified in Section of the 802.11-2012 standard.
  • Passing received and associated data MPDUs to the Ethernet Tx state.
  • Handling the deauthentication of non-associated stations when receiving non-MMPDU frames from them.

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