"iwi0: fatal error" on boot

Johannes Hofmann johannes.hofmann at gmx.de
Fri Feb 27 06:45:07 PST 2009

Johannes Hofmann <johannes.hofmann at gmx.de> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using the iwi driver with wpa successfully on my Thinkpad T42p for
> quite while now with WPA enabled.
> During but I'm always seeing:
          ^-- "boot" not "but" you probabely guessed that already :)
> iwi0: fatal error
> iwi0: wake firmware monitor
> iwi0: reset firmware
> And then things work fine. Is this expected?
> Also in some cases (about 1 of 50 boots) the iwi0 device seems to
> hang (no network traffic going through. A reboot helps.
> All this is not urgent of course, but I thought I should mention it.
> Are there any plans to update the iwi driver? I could try to help.
> Cheers,
> Johannes

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