[Mageia-discuss] Mageia 2 Experiences

Frank Griffin ftg at roadrunner.com
Fri Apr 27 19:54:47 CEST 2012

On 04/27/2012 01:00 PM, imnotpc wrote:
> Yes, and success! I have an Acer also but it uses the b43 driver. 
> Since the gui tools locked up I went back to drakconnect and tried to 
> configure the wireless interface. It required firmware files but I 
> installed them using my key drive the same way I installed the kernel 
> firmware package. After I successfully installed the firmware the 
> system boots normally and both NICs work.
> Is this a known bug? If not, what package should I file a bug report 
> against?
If you google "linux freeze atl1c" you'll get a bunch of hits, but it's 
not really clear which driver is causing the problem.  Probably atl1c, 
since not all of those affected are using Broadcom wireless.

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