Description of problem:
After update to the current relase you can´ t access / connect tp wifi networks
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
How reproducible:everytiome so you hve any WIFI Dongle with rtl8188EU chipset
Steps to Reproduce:
1.build the Driver for rtl8188EuU wgo is postet in comment 11 > https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=881675
2.thean do update to current wpa-suplicant
you will get: unable to delete wpa-supplycant not such file or directory when update is running. After then no WIFI connction possible
WIFI shuld work
downgrade wpa-supplicant, take a reboot and wifi works
or go to networlsetting, click connect to hidden network, but you must do this every reboot. better you downgrade
I´ ve tested withe a tp Link WN 812 N withe the same error.
wpa_supplicant-1:2.6-1.fc25.x86_64 and wpa_supplicant 1:2.6-1.fc25.x86_64 won´t work withe usb WIFI Dongles, no problems by my notebook wich have inernat brodcomm wifi modul
Same issue here. Device rtl8192cu.
/var/log/messages (these messages over and over again):
Feb 6 19:26:35 localhost kernel: IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlp7s0u1: link is not ready
Feb 6 19:26:35 localhost NetworkManager: <info> [1486405595.9262] device (wlp7s0u1): supplicant interface state: inactive -> disabled
Feb 6 19:26:35 localhost NetworkManager: <info> [1486405595.9538] device (wlp7s0u1): supplicant interface state: disabled -> inactive
Feb 6 19:26:36 localhost NetworkManager: <warn> [1486405596.0598] device (wlp7s0u1): set-hw-addr: new MAC address AA:AA:AA:AA:AA:AA not successfully set (scanning)
Feb 6 19:26:36 tritripc kernel: IPv6: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlp7s0u1: link is not ready
you can get wifi connection:
go to settigns/network
click "connect to hidden wifi network
choose the dropdownmenue an select your wifi network
click in the Passwordfield (it shuld complete by the self)
now click okay and youŕe done until next boot
better you get to your terminal an type as root:
dnf donwgrade wpa_supplicant
and do a reboot.
in my case the Network settings is empty in the section wifi when i update the wpa_supplicant, same problem by you?
why nobody fix this bug?
comment 2 is related to NetworkManager and a dupe of 1382741.
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