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Sun May 10 01:36:26 UTC 2009
Scott Robbins <scottro at nyc.rr.com>

On Sun, May 10, 2009 at 01:46:04AM +0200, Dag Wieers wrote:
> On Sat, 9 May 2009, Scott Robbins wrote:
> >
> > I really should, but for one thing, Dag and others are having different
> > experiences with the card and the MadWifi version, as it stands at
> > present, works, whereas the elrepo version does, at least for me (but
> > not Dag and others, AFAIK), cause problems on shutdown (or stopping the
> > wpa_supplicant service.)
> No, the kmod-ath5k works, but does have a problem when the interface is 
> brought down. Both Dirk as well as I have this problem. It happens when 
> you shut down the system, or hibernate.
> This is not a problem with the kmod-ath5k, it happens with the 
> ath5k from 2.6.18-141 and 2.6.18-144 as well (which is a backport of the 
> Fedora 10 ath5k module which I presume works fine in F10).

Yes, it works fine with F10.  I haven't run wpa_supplicant with the
kernel's ath5k becausek with that ath5k, it can't find the wireless card 

>      https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=499999

Hrrm, bugzilla seems down at the moment.  Maybe it's a bug.  :)

Scott Robbins
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