Wireless and D-Bus problems with latest rawhide?

Warren Togami wtogami at redhat.com
Wed Sep 19 23:22:24 UTC 2007

bloch at verdurin.com wrote:
> With the latest batch of rawhide updates (kernel-2.6.23-0.185.rc6.git7.fc8
> etc.) there seems to be something wrong with D-Bus and/or HAL.  The
> brightness applet reports that it can't connect to gnome-power-manager and
> the NetworkManager applet doesn't appear.
> I restarted HAL and D-Bus and eventually the NM applet appeared but it
> would not connect to my network:
> Sep 19 21:23:36 vaio NetworkManager: <info>  Activation (wlan0) failed.
> Upon rebooting to the 2.6.23-0.184.rc6.git4.fc8 kernel, I had the same
> symptoms and had to restart the same services, but I was able to connect
> to the network.
> The wireless hardware is ipw3945, though I'm not sure whether this is a
> kernel problem or a problem with other packages.

I am experiencing the same problem.  Uncertain what component exactly is 
broken.  Makes it difficult to file a bug or query for it.

Warren Togami
wtogami at redhat.com

More information about the fedora-devel-list mailing list