Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1307265
WLAN hardware disabled on Asus X75VD
Last modified: 2016-05-26 15:29:56 EDT
After installing Fedora 23, the wlan device was hardware disabled.
Fn+F2 is supposed to turn on/off the wlan device, nothing happens when pressed.
Laptop: Asus X75VD http://www.asus.com/Notebooks/X75VD/
Hardware: 03:00.0 Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01)
add this: "options asus_nb_wmi wapf=4"
to file: "/etc/modprobe.d/asus_nb_wmi.conf"
A patch was posted upstream for this yesterday http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel/2151020. We'll wait an see what upstream says and the backport.
This bug was accidentally moved from POST to MODIFIED via an error in automation, please see firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions
This was fixed in 4.6-rc1 with commit 4670768779876c0a9071c026ddabe1ab8e6c7805