Bug 10024

Summary: 2.6.25-rc2 regression in rt61pci wireless driver
Product: Drivers Reporter: Rafael J. Wysocki (rjw)
Component: network-wirelessAssignee: drivers_network-wireless (drivers_network-wireless)
Severity: normal CC: bunk, IvDoorn, stefano.brivio, uncommonnonsense, wade
Priority: P1    
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Kernel Version: 2.6.25-rc2 Subsystem:
Regression: Yes Bisected commit-id:
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 9832    

Description Rafael J. Wysocki 2008-02-17 12:43:40 UTC
Subject         : 2.6.25-rc2 regression in rt61pci wireless driver
Submitter       : "Chris Clayton" <chris2553@googlemail.com>
Date            : 2008-02-16 13:06
References      : http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/2/16/82

This entry is being used for tracking a regression from 2.6.24.  Please don't
close it until the problem is fixed in the mainline.
Comment 1 Rafael J. Wysocki 2008-02-24 16:37:02 UTC
Handled-By : Ivo van Doorn <ivdoorn@gmail.com>
Comment 2 Rafael J. Wysocki 2008-03-02 17:16:38 UTC
Handled-By : Stefano Brivio <stefano.brivio@polimi.it>
Patch : http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/3/2/26
Comment 3 Edoardo Vacchi 2008-03-03 08:12:59 UTC
it seems that this patch is preventing the panic, but still after some network activity there is some kind of fault for which the connection is in fact lost (while appears to be working)

I'm connecting to a wpa2 ap
Comment 4 Edoardo Vacchi 2008-03-03 08:21:53 UTC
oh, I have to add I've tried the whole 2.6.25-rc2 wireless-testing tree, and that I didn't find any relevant dmesg output
Comment 5 Adrian Bunk 2008-03-09 17:34:43 UTC
fixed by commit 1d60ab0574fae362b1cca0ef52181ef75fd46832