|Summary:||kernel panic on activating wifi (126.96.36.199-115.fc12.x86_64)|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||David Anderson <fedora-packaging>|
|Component:||kernel||Assignee:||Kernel Maintainer List <kernel-maint>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||12||CC:||anton, dougsland, gansalmon, itamar, jonathan, kernel-maint|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2010-12-03 14:21:56 UTC||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
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Description David Anderson 2010-05-26 06:38:15 UTC
Description of problem: Bug #572827 (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=572827) reports that on kernel 188.8.131.52-67.fc12.x86_64, pressing the wifi killswitch on my Dell 1501 normally does nothing except log a kernel bug. (i.e. wifi is not switched on). Yesterday I upgraded to kernel 184.108.40.206-115.fc12.x86_64 to see if this bug was fixed. On this new kernel, pressing the wifi killswitch causes a fatal kernel panic, necessitating a reboot. Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 220.127.116.11-115.fc12.x86_64 How reproducible: Every time Steps to Reproduce: 1. Press radio wifi killswitch (Fn-F2) Actual results: Kernel panic, reboot needed Expected results: Wifi activates
Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2010-06-17 01:52:58 UTC
We need to see the panic messages.
Comment 2 David Anderson 2010-06-18 07:35:00 UTC
How? Nothing appears in syslog or on the screen.
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2010-11-03 14:11:16 UTC
This message is a reminder that Fedora 12 is nearing its end of life. Approximately 30 (thirty) days from now Fedora will stop maintaining and issuing updates for Fedora 12. It is Fedora's policy to close all bug reports from releases that are no longer maintained. At that time this bug will be closed as WONTFIX if it remains open with a Fedora 'version' of '12'. Package Maintainer: If you wish for this bug to remain open because you plan to fix it in a currently maintained version, simply change the 'version' to a later Fedora version prior to Fedora 12's end of life. Bug Reporter: Thank you for reporting this issue and we are sorry that we may not be able to fix it before Fedora 12 is end of life. If you would still like to see this bug fixed and are able to reproduce it against a later version of Fedora please change the 'version' of this bug to the applicable version. If you are unable to change the version, please add a comment here and someone will do it for you. Although we aim to fix as many bugs as possible during every release's lifetime, sometimes those efforts are overtaken by events. Often a more recent Fedora release includes newer upstream software that fixes bugs or makes them obsolete. The process we are following is described here: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2010-12-03 14:21:56 UTC
Fedora 12 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2010-12-02. Fedora 12 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.