lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Thu, 8 Dec 2011 18:34:03 +0100
From:	"Arend van Spriel" <>
To:	"Nico Schottelius" <>,
	LKML <>,,, "Greg KH" <>
Subject: Re: BCM43224 hanging [3.2.0-rc4-00248-gb835c0f]

On 12/07/2011 08:08 PM, Nico Schottelius wrote:
> Update:
> The hang situation always happens, when the nic does *not* have
> a connection. And it still covers all network processes (i.e.
> including sudo, wpa_supplicant, postfix, etc.).
> Starting up the computer, having wpa_supplicant connect successfully,
> everything works fine.
> Until the connection is lost or I issue "select_network 4", which
> changes to another network.
> The problem also exists, if I startup wpa_supplicant and there
> is no network connection available.
> Verified that this bug exists in my pathced 3.1.0-rc6-g443452b
> as well as in 3.2.0-rc4-00248-gb835c0f.
> This is rather nasty, because it forces me to reboot as soon as
> I've started up wlan by accident.
> Is there a workaround available somewhere (besides using USB-LAN)?
> Attached are output of 3.1.0-rc6-g443452b, which is the same for
> all failing versions.
> Cheers,
> Nico

Could you try and see what happens when you kill wpa_supplicant.

Gr. AvS

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe netdev" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at

Powered by blists - more mailing lists