Latest working kernel version: 18.104.22.168
Earliest failing kernel version: 2.6.25-rc1
Hardware Environment: RaLink RT2500 802.11g Cardbus/mini-PCI (rev 01)
With rt2x00-2.0.14 my laptop freezes instantly when I start wpa_supplicant:
root@jan ~ # wpa_supplicant -dd -Dwext -iwlan0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
Initializing interface 'wlan0' conf '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf' driver 'wext' ctrl_interface 'N/A' bridge 'N/A'
Configuration file '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf' -> '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf'
Reading configuration file '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf'
Line: 433 - start of a new network block
ssid - hexdump_ascii(len=9):
68 61 72 72 69 62 65 72 74 harribert
PSK (ASCII passphrase) - hexdump_ascii(len=63): [REMOVED]
I tried rt2x00-2.1.0 (from 2.6.24-zen3) and got a little further (logs attached). It doesn't freeze anymore but still segfaults.
Created attachment 14925 [details]
wpa_supplicant/dhclient with rt2x00-2.1.0
rt2x00-2.1.0 is broken, please try 2.1.2 which contains many fixes for (among others) segmentation faults.
n you confirm that the patch from comment #2 of bug #10002 fixes it for you
Can you confirm that the patch from comment #2 of bug #10002 fixes it for you?
Do I get the right link if I call it bug 10002 comment 2?
yes that fixes it, thanks! nice work, rt2x00-2.0.14 has a lot more throughput than 2.0.10
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 10002 ***