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From: Ross Vandegrift <ross@kallisti.us>
To: Valdis.Kletnieks@vt.edu
Cc: wsl3@lrsehosting.com,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Herbert Xu <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>,
	alan@redhat.com, Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>
Subject: Re: Unidentified Intel wifi network card
Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2007 23:02:24 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20070201040224.GD20418@kallisti.us> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <200701312054.l0VKstxg020891@turing-police.cc.vt.edu>

On Wed, Jan 31, 2007 at 03:54:55PM -0500, Valdis.Kletnieks@vt.edu wrote:
> Only gotcha I know of:  Sometimes one of the ipw3945d kernel threads will
> hang in a loop if the RFKill switch is set to "kill" when the system comes
> up.  I also don't know how it handles suspend, I don't use that on my D820.

I have a D820 and I had a horrible time with the wireless for a long
time.  Every five minutes or so, the card would flip out and burn 100%
CPU making the box unusable for 15-45 seconds.

The most recent version of the firmware fixed this issue and now
things are much better.

-- 
Ross Vandegrift
ross@kallisti.us

"The good Christian should beware of mathematicians, and all those who
make empty prophecies. The danger already exists that the mathematicians
have made a covenant with the devil to darken the spirit and to confine
man in the bonds of Hell."
	--St. Augustine, De Genesi ad Litteram, Book II, xviii, 37

  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-02-01  4:18 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-31 17:30 Scott Lockwood
2007-01-31 17:56 ` Alan Cox
2007-01-31 18:06 ` David Hollis
2007-01-31 18:40 ` Auke Kok
2007-01-31 20:54 ` Valdis.Kletnieks
2007-01-31 21:59   ` Herbert Xu
2007-02-01 16:00     ` Valdis.Kletnieks
2007-02-01 18:06       ` John W. Linville
2007-02-01  4:02   ` Ross Vandegrift [this message]
2007-01-31 21:12 ` Kristen Accardi

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