b43: BCM 4331: MacBook 8,1: No connection after suspend
John W. Linville
linville at tuxdriver.com
Fri Nov 18 14:22:18 EST 2011
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On Fri, Nov 18, 2011 at 06:32:42PM +0100, Nico -telmich- Schottelius wrote:
> new notebook, new problems (*):
> Running 3.2.0-rc1 on the MacBook Pro 8,1 with the BCM4331
> (14e4:4331) the WLAN indeed works:
> [ 86.231702] b43-phy0: Broadcom 4331 WLAN found (core revision 29)
> [ 86.269190] ieee80211 phy0: Selected rate control algorithm
> [ 86.270486] Broadcom 43xx driver loaded [ Features: PMNLS ]
> [ 87.677265] b43-phy0: Loading firmware version 666.2 (2011-02-23
> But: After a suspend it seems not to receive any packets anymore:
> [ 2334.494845] wlan0: authenticate with 64:87:d7:37:89:89 (try 1)
> [ 2334.694035] wlan0: authenticate with 64:87:d7:37:89:89 (try 2)
> [ 2334.893909] wlan0: authenticate with 64:87:d7:37:89:89 (try 3)
> [ 2335.093824] wlan0: authentication with 64:87:d7:37:89:89 timed out
> wpa_supplicant thus retries to connect to the network again and again
> without success.
> This is reproducable on the MBP 8,1 and is *NOT* fixed if I unload
> b43 and modprobe it again. It is also "not fixed" when doing
> multiple suspends/resumes.
> Any pointers to this?
> (*) feels like in good old times...
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