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Bug 234320 - Error at SoftMAC: ASSERTION FAILED (0) at: net/ieee80211/softmac/ieee80211softmac_wx.c
Summary: Error at SoftMAC: ASSERTION FAILED (0) at: net/ieee80211/softmac/ieee80211sof...
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 6
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: John W. Linville
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-28 13:57 UTC by
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 2.6.20-1.2944.fc6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-16 23:21:44 UTC

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Description 2007-03-28 13:57:27 UTC
Description of problem: Getting this message continously.

Mar 28 19:23:26 kdlappy kernel: printk: 4 messages suppressed.
Mar 28 19:23:26 kdlappy kernel: SoftMAC: ASSERTION FAILED (0) at:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
check /var/log/messages  
Actual results:
Same message is being printed, my log is already more than 6MB :(

Expected results:
Error messages should stop

Additional info:

Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2007-03-28 14:22:14 UTC
What wireless hardware/driver is in use?

Comment 2 John W. Linville 2007-03-28 15:22:56 UTC
Please try the test kernels here:

Do these solve the issue for you?

Comment 4 2007-03-28 15:30:06 UTC
(In reply to comment #1)
> What wireless hardware/driver is in use?
I am having a Broadcom card, which is not activated.
You can get the hardware deatils in smolt , UUID is

Comment 5 2007-03-28 15:58:35 UTC
(In reply to comment #2)
> Please try the test kernels here:
> Do these solve the issue for you?
Its Working :)
Issue solved with the the above one

Comment 6 Chuck Ebbert 2007-03-28 16:09:20 UTC
Fix will be in next Fedora update.

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