Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 868438
kernel 3.6.1/2 iwlfi "Microcode sw error detected" on trying to connect (WPA) to network
Last modified: 2012-10-22 03:16:30 EDT
Created attachment 630244 [details]
working network (3.5 kernel)
Description of problem:
Trying to connect wifi (intel agn5300) trigger an infinite series of hw resets
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Only seen with 3.6.1 and 3.6.2 kernels, never before
Triggers always on my dlink DIR645. With kernel 3.6.2 I have managed to connect to some other nets.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. activate wireless card
2. try connect using WPA
firmware reset loop
Connection established (n network)
Additional info: Laptop is a lenovo W500 with AGN5300.
Enclosed: 1. dmesg booting with the latest 3.5 kernel
Created attachment 630245 [details]
messages from kernel 3.6: not working,
Anything better with below kernel?
Yes. With this new kernel everything is fine
Thank you very much
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 866013 ***