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    Default wifi stopped to work after kernel upgrade

    hi

    i use opensuse 11.4 with tumbleweed repository after i upgraged to kernel 2.6.39.1-32-desktop

    wifi stoped to work, led is not enable and i'm not able to connect to router

    wifi info
    Code:
    06:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan] Network Connection [8086:4222] (rev 02)
            Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device [8086:1050]
            Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 45
            Memory at cc000000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=4K]
            Capabilities: [c8] Power Management version 2
            Capabilities: [d0] MSI: Enable+ Count=1/1 Maskable- 64bit+
            Capabilities: [e0] Express Legacy Endpoint, MSI 00
            Capabilities: [100] Advanced Error Reporting
            Capabilities: [140] Device Serial Number 00-19-d2-ff-ff-0d-19-02
            Kernel driver in use: iwl3945

    dmesg return me

    Code:
    [ 1931.429768] iwl3945 0000:06:00.0: Card state received: HW:Kill SW:On
    [ 1931.441174] iwl3945 0000:06:00.0: Not sending command - RF KILL
    [ 1931.441183] iwl3945 0000:06:00.0: Error sending REPLY_RXON: enqueue_hcmd failed: -5
    [ 1931.441189] iwl3945 0000:06:00.0: Error setting new configuration (-5).
    [ 1931.442097] iwl3945 0000:06:00.0: MAC is in deep sleep!.  CSR_GP_CNTRL = 0x040003DD
    [ 1941.165405] ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready
    any idea?

    thanks

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    Default Re: wifi stopped to work after kernel upgrade

    Check it with rfkill

    You may need to install it:
    Code:
    zypper in rfkill
    Then to check
    Code:
    /usr/sbin/rfkill list
    If blocked at all
    Code:
    su -
    rfkill unblock all
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    Default Re: wifi stopped to work after kernel upgrade

    rfkill list return me

    Code:
    0: phy0: Wireless LAN
            Soft blocked: no
            Hard blocked: no

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    Default Re: wifi stopped to work after kernel upgrade

    rollbacked to previous kernel, work well

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    Default Re: wifi stopped to work after kernel upgrade

    Quote Originally Posted by collinm View Post
    rollbacked to previous kernel, work well
    Please make a bug report then
    https://bugzilla.novell.com/index.cgi
    login is the same as forum
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    Default Re: wifi stopped to work after kernel upgrade

    tried to upgrade to kernel head 3.x..... same problem....
    i done a bug report...... but now i don't find the lastest kernel 2.6.39.1-x who worked fine.....

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    Default Re: wifi stopped to work after kernel upgrade

    try to install backports modules wireless and/or new drivers

    Download - Linux Wireless

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