Bug#655941: iwlagn: my wifi card doesn't works - Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 [8086:0084]
tags 655941 + upstream - moreinfo
severity 655941 important
forwarded 655941 http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.drivers.platform.x86.devel/2856/focus=2872
retitle 655941 [acer_wmi] rfkill blocks wireless on thinkpad/ideapad, with no way to re-enable it
> On 01/17/2012 12:23 AM, Jonathan Nieder wrote:
>> Andrey wrote:
>>> 2: acer-wireless: Wireless LAN
>>> Soft blocked: yes
>>> Hard blocked: no
>> Does unloading the acer_wmi module help? How about this patch?
>>  http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.drivers.platform.x86.devel/2856
>> Some hints for building a patched kernel are at
> Unloading of module helped!!!
Excellent. Next step is to test whatever patch upstream arrives at.
Will keep you posted, assuming I notice. (It will probably show up