Created attachment 521196 [details]
Output from NetworkManager when failing to connect.
Description of problem:
I have a Gobi 2000 in my laptop. This has worked before under Fedora 13 (with gobi_loader, Gobi proprietary firmware and compat-wireless installed) but despite adding the firmware and gobi_loader (same versions as I used in Fedora 13) I can't get it to work in Fedora 15.
I have the appropriate devices and has set it up in NetworkManager as before, but it fails to connect. Compat-wireless is not possible to use in Fedora 15, but I will file a separate bug report for that one to not clutter this one too much.
This is a bit of a problem for me since 3G is the main way I connect to Internet on this machine...
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Activate Mobile Broadband in appropriate dialogue (tested both in Gnome 3 and KDE)
2. Watch it fail.
See excerpt from /var/log/messages attached to this bug report.
Hmm, I have Gobi 2000 in my ThinkPad T510 (just installed it today, actually) and it works fine with F-15, x86_64. I installed gobi_loader RPM (0.7) that I built from source and copied the firmware files to /lib/firmware/gobi. After that is done and a valid SIM is in the slot, I can just use NetworkManager to create a new connection.
On my connection, I get this (from your log):
GSM connection failed: (32) Sending command failed: 'Resource temporarily unavailable'
When my credit is zero.
Martin, are you able to run that according to comments #1, #2.
If not, please follow steps of "Debugging NetworkManager 0.8.x 3G connections"
at http://live.gnome.org/NetworkManager/Debugging to get detailed logs.
One more suggestion, maybe you can try the steps from Troubleshooting section in this document:
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