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Bug 249131 - [Regression] iwl3945 module no longer loads
[Regression] iwl3945 module no longer loads
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 248997
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
low Severity medium
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Assigned To: Kernel Maintainer List
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-07-21 02:35 EDT by Stefan Becker
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-07-21 06:57:27 EDT
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Description Stefan Becker 2007-07-21 02:35:36 EDT
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Description of problem:
The iwl3945 module no longer loads with the latest F7 kernel due to firmware loading error:

Jul 21 09:07:55 l3f1199 kernel: iwl3945: Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 3945ABG/BG Networ
k Connection driver for Linux, 0.0.36kd
Jul 21 09:07:55 l3f1199 kernel: iwl3945: Copyright(c) 2003-2007 Intel Corporatio
Jul 21 09:07:55 l3f1199 kernel: ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:03:00.0[A] -> GSI 17 (l
evel, low) -> IRQ 21
Jul 21 09:07:55 l3f1199 kernel: iwl3945: Detected Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Net
work Connection
Jul 21 09:07:55 l3f1199 kernel: iwl3945: Could not read microcode: -22
Jul 21 09:07:55 l3f1199 kernel: ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:03:00.0 disa
Jul 21 09:07:55 l3f1199 kernel: iwl3945: probe of 0000:03:00.0 failed with error

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. modprobe iwl3945

Actual Results:
module is not loaded

Expected Results:
module is loaded and wireless interface shows up.

Additional info:
Relevant version information:


# ll /lib/firmware/iwlwifi-3945.ucode
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 148476 2007-04-20 18:05 /lib/firmware/iwlwifi-3945.ucode

# modinfo iwl3945
filename:     /lib/modules/
version:        0.0.36kd
vermagic: SMP mod_unload 686 4KSTACKS
Comment 1 Stefan Becker 2007-07-21 06:57:27 EDT
Already reported. Unfortunately iwlwifi-firmware-2.14.4-1 hasn't been pushed to
updates yet. Will retry with package from updates-testing...

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 248997 ***

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