Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 232605
with kernel-2.6.20-1.2925.fc6 Intel Pro/Wireless 2200BG doesn't work
Last modified: 2008-08-02 19:40:34 EDT
Description of problem:
After booting to kernel 2.6.20 2925, the ipw2200 driver doesn't load properly.
It reports the following errors in the system log:
Mar 16 13:03:24 x-23 kernel: ipw2200: Detected Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network
Mar 16 13:03:24 x-23 kernel: ipw2200: Unable to load ucode: -62
Mar 16 13:03:24 x-23 kernel: ipw2200: Unable to load firmware: -62
Mar 16 13:03:24 x-23 kernel: ipw2200: failed to register network device
Mar 16 13:03:24 x-23 kernel: ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:04:02.0 disabled
Mar 16 13:03:24 x-23 kernel: ipw2200: probe of 0000:04:02.0 failed with error -5
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. On an ipw2200 equipped computer, start kernel 2.9.20 9295
2. Try to connect to a wireless network
The wireless network interface is not shown using iputils and no wireless
networks can be detected
Wireless network should work
I'm using an IBM Thinkpad T43 with centrino.
Please try increasing the firmware timeout value:
echo 100 >/sys/class/firmware/timeout
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