Bug 252983

Summary: udev-113-10 breaks firmware loading
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Sammy <umar>
Component: udevAssignee: Harald Hoyer <harald>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Priority: low    
Version: 7CC: matthias, orion, rdieter, richard.bukovansky
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OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: 113-11.fc7 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-08-19 11:16:28 EDT Type: ---
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Description Sammy 2007-08-16 09:30:43 EDT
After updating my ipw2200 stopped working due to not being able to load
the firmware. I rebooted a numnber of times with the same result.
Downgrading to udev-113-9 solves the problem. The error messages are:

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Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ipw2200: Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2200/2915 Network
Driver, 1.2.2kmprq
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ipw2200: Copyright(c) 2003-2006 Intel Corporation
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:02:02.0[A] -> Link
[LNKC] -> GSI 11 (level,
 low) -> IRQ 11
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ipw2200: Detected Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG
Network Connection
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: intel_rng: FWH not detected
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ipw2200: ipw2200-bss.fw request_firmware failed:
Reason -2
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ipw2200: Unable to load firmware: -2
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ipw2200: failed to register network device
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:02:02.0 disabled
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ipw2200: probe of 0000:02:02.0 failed with error -5
Aug 16 08:09:49 a116175 kernel: ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:00:1f.5[B] -> Link
[LNKB] -> GSI 11 (level,
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Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2007-08-16 11:36:51 EDT
ditto for iwlwifi firmware not loading, confirmed udev-113-11.fc7 fixes.
Comment 2 John W. Linville 2007-08-17 09:57:04 EDT
*** Bug 253041 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2007-08-17 12:12:05 EDT
udev-113-11.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 4 Matthias Saou 2007-08-17 12:55:29 EDT
Same problem on my laptop with ipw2200, and 113-11.fc7 fixes it for me too.
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2007-08-19 11:16:21 EDT
udev-113-11.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 6 Matthias Saou 2007-08-19 11:27:34 EDT
*** Bug 253042 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***