[arch-dev-public] [signoff] udev 128-1

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Fri Sep 12 06:41:32 EDT 2008

Thomas Bächler wrote:
> Allan McRae schrieb:
>> I still lose (at least) my wireless network connection when I update 
>> to this udev version.  I'm using gnome-network-manager with an Intel 
>> PRO/Wireless 3945ABG card and iwlwifi.  Trying to figure this out now 
>> because I like the internet...
> Two possible causes:
> 1) The module isn't loaded. This is easy to fix, as you just need to 
> load it manually.
> 2) The firmware isn't loaded. This is more difficult to fix.
> Can you see if iwl3945 is in lsmod and if so, check dmesg.
iwl3945 is in lsmod.   Taking a diff with the dmesg output with the old 
and new udev package gives this bit of interesting output:

-ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:0c:00.0[A] -> GSI 17 (level, low) -> IRQ 17
-PM: Writing back config space on device 0000:0c:00.0 at offset 1 (was 
100102, writing 100106)
-firmware: requesting iwlwifi-3945-1.ucode
-Registered led device: iwl-phy0:radio
-Registered led device: iwl-phy0:assoc
-Registered led device: iwl-phy0:RX
-Registered led device: iwl-phy0:TX
 [drm] Initialized drm 1.1.0 20060810
 ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:00:02.0[A] -> GSI 16 (level, low) -> IRQ 16
 PCI: Setting latency timer of device 0000:00:02.0 to 64
 [drm] Initialized i915 1.6.0 20060119 on minor 0
 NET: Registered protocol family 10
 lo: Disabled Privacy Extensions
-ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): eth0: link is not ready
-ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready
-wlan0: Initial auth_alg=0
-wlan0: authenticate with AP 00:15:e9:cc:1e:be
-wlan0: RX authentication from 00:15:e9:cc:1e:be (alg=0 transaction=2 
-wlan0: authenticated
-wlan0: associate with AP 00:15:e9:cc:1e:be
-wlan0: RX AssocResp from 00:15:e9:cc:1e:be (capab=0x471 status=0 aid=2)
-wlan0: associated
-wlan0: switched to short barker preamble (BSSID=00:15:e9:cc:1e:be)
-ADDRCONF(NETDEV_CHANGE): wlan0: link becomes ready
-wlan0: no IPv6 routers present

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