|Summary:||Disable and enable wireless b43 can't enable wireless|
|Product:||Networking||Reporter:||Biru Ionut (biru.ionut)|
|Severity:||normal||CC:||Larry.Finger, linville, rjw|
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Description Biru Ionut 2009-06-12 14:43:30 UTC
Distribution: Archlinux x86_64 Hardware: dell inspiron 1520 0c:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN (rev 01) Kernel ver: Linux version 2.6.30-ARCH (root@T-POWA-LX) (gcc version 4.4.0 20090526 (prerelease) (GCC) ) #1 SMP PREEMPT Fri Jun 12 10:46:46 CEST 2009 Latest working kervel: 2.6.28 series. Problem Description: i can reproduce it every time. 1. trigger disable button. b43 is detecting this action and is disabling well. 2. trigger enable button. nothing happen. doing that couples of time still the wireless can't be enabled. 3. with the button enabled I've reloaded b43 module. then is entering in a loop like in the log and is stopping only when i trigger disable and then enable button. latest working version 2.6.28 series.
Comment 2 John W. Linville 2009-06-12 15:37:18 UTC
Did you ever try a 2.6.29 kernel? I'm curious if it was broken there as well?
Comment 3 Biru Ionut 2009-06-12 15:38:08 UTC
yes. i had tried that version and was broken there too.