[Bug 23587] ipw2200 firmware error and restarting in 1.0.6
Gregory P Smith
greg-ubuntu at electricrain.com
Thu Mar 16 09:24:22 UTC 2006
Public bug report changed:
Upgrade to ipw2200 driver version 1.1.1 (judging by the changelog,
anything >= 1.0.11 contains the workaround and will do; based on past
experience <= 1.0.3 also works).
The dapper 220.127.116.11-ubuntu1 kernel includes ipw2200 driver version
1.0.10 which is STILL BROKEN. Ubuntu team: please do not embarrass
yourself and ship with this driver.
I just compiled ipw2200 1.1.1 (and installed the requisite 3.0 firmware)
on the 18.104.22.168-ubuntu1 dapper kernel; the firmware reset on heavy
traffic problem is gone.
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