Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 968259
Unable to turn-off wifi hotspot
Last modified: 2015-02-17 10:22:39 EST
Description of problem:
After turning on the hotspot feature, it is not possible to turn it off.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open network settings
2. Click "Use as hotspot..." in "Wi-Fi"
3. Turn the hotspot off
4. Close network settings and open it again.
It still shows hotspot as active and the network is not destroyed - if you turn off the hotspot again, it can see itself and clients are not disconnected (although internet connection does not work).
Hotspot should be properly shut down.
I have observed exactly the same behaviour.
The situation returns to normal if you
1. Open nm-connection-editor
2. Delete a wireless connection called "Hotspot"
I have had the same issue lately, i have reproduced steps as mentionned just above and it works now, solved.
I'm on F19 too: NetworkManager.x86_64 1:0.9.8.8-2.fc19, control-center.x86_64 1:3.8.5-2.fc19
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