[ubuntu-uk] Niggling wireless issue

Kris Marsh moogman at gmail.com
Sat Oct 20 00:04:10 BST 2007


On 10/19/07, Josh Blacker <jkblacker at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi guys,
>
> Not really asking for help as such, just flagging up something that's
> bugging me. I dual-boot windows and Gutsy on my laptop, as I'm sure
> many others do. Now, if I use Windows for whatever reason, and turn
> off the wireless to save power, and then go back to Ubuntu, the
> wireless just doesn't work, regardless of what I do in Ubuntu. I can
> 'disable' and 'enable' it from the network-manager applet all I like,
> but it just won't work until I reboot into Windows and turn the
> wireless on there and go back to Ubuntu.
>
> Rant over. Anyone else experiencing this?
>
> --
> Josh Blacker
>
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>


I have noticed the same thing yeah, but I only use my Windows
partition at work with Ethernet so it's not really a problem for me. I
have no idea what it does to disable the card though, seems to be some
form of voodoo!

Kris



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