Description of problem:
Wireless disconnects intermittently, after an hour or so.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Just leave the computer on for a longer time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start computer, NM starts up and brings up wireless
When trying to bring up the wireless manually from the terminal, this is what happens:
[root@simone ~]# ifup systemwide
Active connection state: activating
Active connection path: /org/freedesktop/NetworkManager/ActiveConnection/0
** (process:3679): WARNING **: _nm_object_get_property: Error getting 'State' for /org/freedesktop/NetworkManager/ActiveConnection/0: (19) Method "Get" with signature "ss" on interface "org.freedesktop.DBus.Properties" doesn't exist
Error: Connection activation failed.
Wireless is brought up in startup scripts (in rc.local, by a simple "ifup systemwide") ifcfg-systemwide attached.
Downgrading NetworkManager, NetworkManager-glib and NetworkManager-gnome to 1:0.8.999-2.git20110509.fc15 seems to help. If you need additional info, just ask.
Created attachment 518138 [details]
Contents of /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-systemwide
I've been cursing at my Fedora installation for about a year because of this bug. It isn't uncommon, I've talked to a few people who've been doing the same thing. I hate to be the one who says, "but it works in ubuntu," but I switched to UbStudio for a while just to get away from this.
I put F16 _64 back on the machine today in hopes of not having the failure of a wifi connection bug again, but it looks like it's still very much in full force.
I can't seem to like anything else as much as I do Fedora, so I'm going to just put up with it. Anything I can do to help will be provided.
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