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Bug 123870 - Wireless Card not recognized after 1st reboot after config.
Wireless Card not recognized after 1st reboot after config.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-config-network (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
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Reported: 2004-05-21 01:52 EDT by Torsten Dahlén
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-09-16 09:17:03 EDT
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Description Torsten Dahlén 2004-05-21 01:52:34 EDT
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Description of problem:
The network card (Netgear MA401RA - pcmcia laptop card) is identified
when not configured. After it has been configured it works as long as
the computer hasn't been rebooted. After reboot the card is not at all
recognized, "eth1: No such device".

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Delete the current WLAN config in the network config tool. Reboot
the computer.
2. Network card is no identified. Add a new device (the network card
is found when selecting wireless adapter). 
3. Reboot the computer. 

Actual Results:  The WLAN card isn't responding (the green light isn't
giving any signals at all).

Expected Results:  The WLAN should work and be detected.

Additional info:

WLAN card: Netgear MA401RA - Very common WLAN card (11mbps).
Computer: Dell C600 laptop.
Comment 1 Alan Cox 2004-05-21 18:54:37 EDT
If you run modprobe yenta_socket by hand does it fix the problem that
boot ?
Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2004-06-04 06:20:52 EDT
Comment 3 Harald Hoyer 2005-09-16 09:17:03 EDT
closed due to inactivity.

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